ring-necked

ring-necked

adj
(Zoology) (of animals, esp certain birds and snakes) having a band of distinctive colour around the neck
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Eventually, a group of ring-necked ducks flies off, then some of the mallards.
Denbigh is the latest place to host Ring-necked Parakeets, an introduced species that remains rare in North Wales.
In 2017, two Nilgai's died in the zoo, which is a slightly better statistic than in 2016, when 17 animals died including a zebra, hog deer, ostrich male, zebra foal, ostrich female, wolf, lion cub male, lion cub female, flamingo male, crane male, two common peafowl male, ring-necked pheasant female, and a demoiselle crane.
But there were rarities too, including a bumper year for waxwing with its crest and exquisite cocoa-brown colour, and in Chorlton ring-necked parakeets.
It was the ring-necked parakeet, which is now a familiar sight for many of us in local parks.
Ring-necked parakeets, previously regarded in the region as escapees, were added to the Northumberland county list in 2014.
Pretty soon we had a thriving community around us of families, who loved to hear partridges calling or an occasional ring-necked pheasant alighting on their lawn at dusk.
1881,' 82, '84--On the plus side of the wildlife ledger, the ring-necked pheasant is introduced into the U.
There are 8,600 breeding pairs of ring-necked parakeets, 15 times more than in 1995, says the annual Breeding Bird Survey.
Redhead Ay thy a americana Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris Canvasback Aythya valisineria Lesser Scaup Aythya afpnis Bufflehead Bucephala albeola Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis Clark's Grebe Aechmophorus clarkii Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrarhynchos Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis White-faced Ibis Plegadis chihi American Coot Fulica americana Sandhill Crane Grus canadensis Killdeer Charadrius vociferans Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus Black-necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus American Avocet Recurvirostra americana Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria Spotted Sandpiper Actitis mandarins Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus Generic sandpiper Calidris sp.
JODY is a beautiful male ring-necked parakeet and came into our care as the owner could no longer provide the care necessary.
The DENR recovered a blue-nape parrot, a Palawan hill myna, budgies, cockatiels, lovebirds, sparrows, munias and ring-necked doves in a sting operation by the National Bureau of Investigation last week.