harlequin duck

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harlequin duck

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(Animals) a northern sea duck, Histrionicus histrionicus, the male of which has a blue and red plumage with black and white markings
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1466 953 fischeri * Steller's Eider 833 541 Polysticta stelleri * Harlequin Duck 588 382 Histrionicus histrionicus Long-tailed Duck 814 529 Clangula hyemalis * Merganser 1209 786 (unidentified) * Common Merganser 1472 957 Mergus merganser Red-breasted Merganser 946 36% 615 M.
6 s) were similar to values reported for Harlequin ducks Histrionicus histrionicus (22.
olor (Gmelin), mute swan I O Dendrocygna bicolor (Vieillot), I R fulvous whistling-duck Histrionicus histrionicus N R (Linnaeus), harlequin duck Lophodytes cucullatus (Linnacus), I O hooded merganser Melanitta fusca (Linnaeus), N R white-winged scoter M.