Definition of Anas discors
1. Noun. American teal.
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Literary usage of Anas discors
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1. American Ornithology, Or, The Natural History of the Birds of the United States by Alexander Wilson, Charles Lucian Bonaparte, Robert Jameson, George Ord, William Maxwell Hetherington (1831)
"... same as in the male, but the fine penciling of the sides, and the long hair-like tail-coverts, are wanting; the tail is also shorter. 265. anas discors ..."
2. Check-list of North American Birds by American Ornithologists' Union (1895)
"anas discors LINN. SN ed. 12, I. 1766, 205. [B 581, C 496, R 609, C 716.] GEOG. DIST.— North America in general, but chiefly eastward; north to Alaska, ..."