Definition of Anas rubripes

1. Noun. A dusky duck of northeastern United States and Canada.

Exact synonyms: Black Duck
Generic synonyms: Duck
Group relationships: Anas, Genus Anas



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Anas Rubripes

Anaplasma marginale
Anaplasma ovis
Anaprox
Anapsida
Anapurna
Anarhichadidae
Anarhichas
Anas acuta
Anas americana
Anas clypeata
Anas crecca
Anas discors
Anas penelope
Anas platyrhynchos
Anas querquedula
Anas rubripes (current term)
Anasa
Anasa tristis
Anasazi
Anasazis
Anaspida
Anastacia
Anastasi
Anastasia
Anastasius
Anastatica
Anastatica hierochuntica
Anastomus
Anatidae
Anatole

Literary usage of Anas rubripes

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1920)
"... may account for its more frequent occurrence in Massachusetts. — JC PHILLIPS, Wenham, Mass. Habits of the Two Black Ducks, Anas rubripes rubripes and ..."

2. Handbook of Birds of Eastern North America: With Introductory Chapters on by Frank Michler Chapman (1912)
"... birds are too far away to distinguish the green head of the male. In Minnesota the Mallard is considered the wildest of wild Ducks. 133. Anas rubripes ..."

3. Check-list of North American Birds by American Ornithologists' Union (1910)
"Anas rubripes BREWSTER. Black Duck. [133.] Anas obscura rubripes BREWSTER, Auk, XIX, April, 1902, 184. (New Hampshire shore of Lake Umbagog.) RANGE. ..."

4. New English Canaan: Notes & Text by Thomas Morton (2000)
"... Gray poss. the Pintail (Anas acuta) Black (Anas obscura). the North American Black Duck (Anas rubripes) or the Red-Legged Black Duck (A. ..."

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