Aix galericulata

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Related to Aix galericulata: mandarin duck, Anas platyrhynchos
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Noun1.Aix galericulata - showy crested Asiatic duckAix galericulata - showy crested Asiatic duck; often domesticated
duck - small wild or domesticated web-footed broad-billed swimming bird usually having a depressed body and short legs
Aix, genus Aix - wood duck and mandarin duck
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Common coexisting ducks in our area include the spot-billed duck Anas poecilorhyncha, mandarin duck Aix galericulata, and common teal Anas crecca.
These wild bird habitats are wintering sites of migratory waterfowl, including mallard (Anas platyrhynchos), spot-billed duck (Anas poecilorhyncha), Mandarin duck (Aix galericulata), and common teal (Anas crecca).
Melanomas have been reported in the following avian species: African grey parrot, (3) thick-billed parrot (Rhynchopsitta pachyrliyncha), (4) umbrella cockatoo (Cacatua alba), (5) budgerigar (Melopsittacus undulatus), (6) zebra finch (Taeniopygia guttata), (7) lesser black-backed gull (Larus fuscus), (8) muscovy (Catrina moschata) and Peking (Anas platyrhynchos) duck cross, (9) Mandarin duck (Aix galericulata), (10) combed duck (Sarkidiornis melanotos), (11) southern Bahama pintail duck (Anas bahama bahamensis), (12) red-tailed hawk (Buteo jamaicensis), (13) merlin (Falco columbarius), (14) rock hopper penguin (Eudyptes chrysocome), (15,16) macaroni penguin (Eudyptes chrysolophus), (13,16) and Humboldt penguin (Spheniscus humboldti).