coscoroba


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large white South American bird intermediate in some respects between ducks and swans

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Like many animals that pair for life, swans need a period of mourning when they lose of a mate, and after three years of solitude, Mrs Coscoroba had shown signs of pining for another beau.
Edicion revisada, CLAES, Montevideo: Coscoroba Ediciones.
The coscoroba swan (Coscoroba coscoroba) is an unusual member of the Anatidae found in South America, from the Falkland Islands and Tierra del Fuego through Chile and Argentina, Uruguay, and Paraguay as far north as Mato Grosso do Sul in Brazil.
Gudynas, Eduardo, 2004, Ecologia, economia y etica del desarrollo sostenible, Coscoroba, Montevideo.
Pagina 391 (de la traduccion): ANSERES (Anseres en la pagina 344 del texto original en italiano, despues de "Anas Regia") Arias Coscoroba rostro extremo dilatato, rotundato, corpore albo.
The Coscoroba swan makes a sound like its name, while the Whistling ducks do just that to the surprise and enjoyment of visiting youngsters.
Black-necked swans, coots, ducks, white-necked herons, white-faced ibis, coscoroba swans, snowy-crowned terns, and osprey are among the many species that have found shelter in the wetlands.