Anas penelope

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Noun1.Anas penelope - freshwater duck of Eurasia and northern Africa related to mallards and tealsAnas penelope - freshwater duck of Eurasia and northern Africa related to mallards and teals
duck - small wild or domesticated web-footed broad-billed swimming bird usually having a depressed body and short legs
Anas, genus Anas - type genus of the Anatidae: freshwater ducks
American widgeon, Anas americana, baldpate - a widgeon the male of which has a white crown
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Eurasian wigeon Anas penelope, Baikal teal Anas formosa, and common teal always exhibit a female-skewed sex ratio.
The five groups composing the AWC team spotted garganeys (Spatula querquedula) and Eurasian wigeons (Anas penelope) among tufted ducks at Naujan Lake.
After potential double-counts were excluded as much as possible, [approximately equal to]13,600 wild birds of 71 species were reported dead (Table); 49% of all carcasses were identified by species, most of which were tufted duck (Aythya fuligula [39%]) and Eurasian wigeon (Anas penelope [37%]).
[13] Jacobsen, O.W., 1996-Habitat Selection by Breeding Eurasian Wigeon (Anas Penelope L.) in Western Norway.
Seasonal variation in Eurasian wigeon Anas penelope sex and age ratios from hunter-based surveys.
The Eurasian Wigeon (Anas penelope; hereafter EUWI), a close relative of the American Wigeon (Anas americana; hereafter AMWI) and Chiloe Wigeon (Anas silbatrix) of North and South America, breeds throughout Northern Eurasia and winters in portions of western Europe, Africa, and India (Johnsgard 1978; Madge and Burn 1988).