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Synonyms for garganey

small Eurasian teal

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Fourth and last, but by no means least, is the appreciation that he devotes to Brazilian birds, or birds acclimated in Brazil, such as the Helmeted Guineafowl, imported from Africa, which could be considered a domestic bird, despite its wandering life and the quality of its meat, similar to white meat wild birds, but "far superior to the Pheasant, so esteemed in Europe," (1) or such as mallards and garganeys that "are not as fat as the domestic ducks, nor have such a white meat, but is more aromatic".
However, in 14 species namely Little Cormorant (Microcarbo niger), Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea), Gadwall (Anas strepera), Garganey (Anas querquedula), Red-crested Pochard (Netta rufina), White-backed Vulture (Gyps africanus), Marsh Harrier (Circus aeruginosus), Common Buzzard (Buteo buteo), Long-legged Buzzard (Buteo rufinus), Merlin (Falco columbarius), Greater Painted-snipe (Rostratula benghalensis) and Black Drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus) a decreasing trend was found.
In 2007 a 100-strong crowd protested about a plan for conservation group the Garganey Trust to sign the lease on the land.
Anatidae Dendrocygna viduata White-faced whistling duck Anas querquedula Garganey Sarkidiornis Knob-billed duck melanotos Anas clypeata Northern shoveler Plectropterus Spur-winged goose gambensis 5.
We have recorded more than 220 species of birds, including Sarus ( state bird of UP), Blue Throat and waterfowls like Malard, Pintale, Shovelers, Garganey, Pochards, Wigeons and Waders.
A female Garganey has made herself at home since November in the pond next to the marina.
The two long-staying garganey remain at Cefni Reservoir, apparently unwilling to move south, while a brambling in Clocaenog Forest is an early sign of winter.
Closer to home, on April 7, the same winds brought a male garganey to Kenfig Pool.
At the edge of the forest live the wryneck (Jynx torquilla), the redwing (Turdus iliacus), the thrush nightingale (Luscinia luscinia), the barred warbler (Sylvia nisoria), the icterine warbler (Hippolais icterina), the river warbler (Locustella fluviatilis), the common rosefinch (Carpodacus erythrinus), the eagle owl (Bubo bubo), the raven (Corvus corax), the corn crake (Crex crex), the black-tailed godwit (Limosa limosa), the kingfisher (Alcedo atthis), the mallard duck (Anas platyrhynchos), the garganey (A.
Garganey, Redstarts and Stonechats at RSPB Conwy are indicators of the end of the breeding season, as juvenile birds disperse from their breeding areas.
3 ha, the banks of which will provide breeding habitats for Garganey (Anas querquedula), northern shoveller (Anas clypeata) and gadwall (Anas strepera).
The January census showed 14 migratory species, including the little egret, intermediate egret, great egret, gray heron, common teal, northern shoveler, tufted duck, common kingfisher, common sandpiper, wood sandpiper, northern pintail, garganey, whiskered tern and the eagle-like eastern marsh harrier.
2) species which are tolerant to disturbance and have low harvest including garganey Anas querquedula, common snipe Gallinago gallinago, coot Fulica atra, Aythya spp.
The important birds here are the Ruddy Shelduck, the Ibisbill, wallcreeper, cormorant, garganey, pintail, Bar-headed Goose, which can be seen easily," Bhatt said.
A couple of garganey frequented Cefni Reservoir for several days, before moving on towards their west African wintering area - it's our only summer migrant duck.