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Synonyms for Anserinae

used in some classifications for the swans

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To illustrate the comparative phylogeographic approach, I compared the geography of mtDNA variation in five bird species: the Canada goose (Branta canadensis, Anserinae; Van Wagner and Baker 1990), chipping sparrow (Spizella passerina, Emberizinae; Zink and Dittmann 1993a), song sparrow (Melospiza melodia, Emberizinae; Zink and Dirtmann 1993b), fox sparrow (Passerella iliaca, Emberizinae; Zink 1994), and red-winged blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus, Icterinae; Ball et al.
Male ducks of the subfamily Anatinae and some species of the Anserinae feature a balloon-like, irregular distension of the syrinx (bulla syringealis or tympaniform bulla, Fig 3) that serves as a resonating body that increases in size with age.