blue duck

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blue duck

n
(Animals) a mountain duck, Hymenolaimus malacorhynchos, of New Zealand having a mostly lead-blue plumage. Also called: whio (NZ)
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Genetic relationships within a population of blue duck Hymenolaimus malachorhynchos.
In fact, the D-value for our great reed warbler population is almost as high as the D-values for supposedly inbred populations of the blue duck Hymenolaimus malacorhynchos (Triggs et al.
Genetic structure of blue duck (Hymenolaimus malacorhynchos) populations revealed by DNA fingerprinting.
1991), and in populations of blue ducks (Hymenolaimus malacorhynchos) confined to single-river catchment areas (Triggs et al.
Para Hymenolaimus malacorhynchus (Pato azul), que tiene habitos similares al pato de torrentes en Nueva Zelandia, se ha observado que mantiene territorios mas grandes a altitudes mas elevadas (GODFREY et al., 2003).
& PHIT.T.IPSON, S.,1997.--Blue Duck (Whio), Hymenolaimus malacorhynchus.
Genetic structure of blue duck (Hymenolaimus ma lacorhynchos) populations revealed by DNA fingerprinting.