Mergus serrator

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Synonyms for Mergus serrator

widely distributed merganser of America and Europe

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The species included in the analysis are the following: Anas acuta, Anser albifrons, Anser anser, Anser brachyrhynchus, Anas clypeata, Anas crecca, Anser erythropus, Anser fabalis, Aythya ferina, Aythya fuligula, Aythya marila, Aythya nyroca, Anas penelope, Anas platyrhynchos, Anas querquedula, Anas strepera, Branta bernicla, Bucephala clangula, Branta leucopsis, Branta ruficollis, Cygnus columbianus, Cygnus cygnus, Clangula hyemalis, Cygnus olor, Mergellus albellus, Marmaronetta angustirostris, Melanitta fusca, Mergus merganser, Melanitta nigra, Mergus serrator, Netta rufina, Oxyura leucocephala, Polysticta stelleri, Somateria mollissima, Tadorna ferruginea, Tadorna tadorna.
5000 [m.sup.2]) with high breeding densities of arctic tern and red-necked phalarope (Phalaropus lobatus), and smaller numbers of nesting red phalarope (Phalaropus fulicarius), long-tailed duck (Clangula hyemalis), mallard (Anas platyrhynchos), and red-breasted merganser (Mergus serrator).
Low numbers of northern pintails (Anas acuta) and red-breasted mergansers (Mergus serrator) were also observed along the mainland coastline and the shorelines of barrier islands from Barrow to Demarcation Point.
620 2.25 Long-tailed duck Clangula hyemalis 12330 44.81 Red-breasted merganser Mergus serrator 33 0.12 Shorebird spp.
They are joined in July by long-tailed ducks, surf scoters (Melanitta perspicillata), and more white-winged scoters, as well as by some scaup (Aythya) and red-breasted mergansers (Mergus serrator) (Barry and Barry, 1982; Alexander et al., 1988; Cornish and Dickson, 1994).
The larger number of Anseriformes appears to result from the greater number of European flyway species (e.g., Cygnus cygnus) and boreal species (e.g., Melanitta nigra and Mergus serrator) that occur because certain habitat features extend farther north along the Lena River toward the delta.
fusca + - +(-) - - Mergus serrator B - +(-) - B FALCONIFORMES
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator (French: Harle huppe; Inuktitut: Paaq or Pyle): Rare breeder.
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator: CAIRN COVE: Single birds were recorded on 22 and 25 July 1975.
Red-breasted merganser, 85 21 [+ or -] 28 Mergus serrator serrator