genus Mergus

noun
mergansers
Syn: ↑Mergus
Hypernyms: ↑bird genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Merginae, ↑subfamily Merginae
Member Meronyms:

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  • Mergus — Typical mergansers Red breasted Merganser (Mergus serrator) Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Mergus — noun mergansers • Syn: ↑genus Mergus • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Merginae, ↑subfamily Merginae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mergus albellus — noun smallest merganser and most expert diver; found in northern Eurasia • Syn: ↑smew • Hypernyms: ↑merganser, ↑fish duck, ↑sawbill, ↑sheldrake • Member Holonyms: ↑Mergus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mergus merganser — noun common merganser of Europe and North America • Syn: ↑goosander • Hypernyms: ↑merganser, ↑fish duck, ↑sawbill, ↑sheldrake • Member Holonyms: ↑Mergus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mergus merganser americanus — noun common North American diving duck considered a variety of the European goosander • Syn: ↑American merganser • Hypernyms: ↑merganser, ↑fish duck, ↑sawbill, ↑sheldrake • Member Holonyms: ↑Me …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mergus serrator — noun widely distributed merganser of America and Europe • Syn: ↑red breasted merganser • Hypernyms: ↑merganser, ↑fish duck, ↑sawbill, ↑sheldrake • Member Holonyms: ↑Mergus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • bird genus — noun a genus of birds • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑genus Protoavis, ↑genus Archaeopteryx, ↑genus Archeopteryx, ↑genus Sinornis, ↑genus Ibero mesornis, ↑gen …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chicoreus mergus — Apertural view of Chicoreus mergus Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • Merginae — Sea Ducks Harlequin Duck, Histrionicus histrionicus (male) Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

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