Lophodytes vs Merganser - What's the difference?

lophodytes | merganser |


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Lophodytes has no English definition. It may be misspelled.

English words similar to 'lophodytes':

lapidations, levitations, levitates, lapidates, lividities, lipidations, levitators, lepadoids



(en noun)
  • Any of various diving ducks of the genera Mergus'' or ''Lophodytes , which feed on fish and have a sharply serrated bill.
  • Synonyms

    * (Eurasian) goosander, Mergus merganser

    Derived terms

    * †Auckland merganser (also Auckland Islands merganser), (extinct) * Brazilian merganser, ''Mergus octosetaceus' * common merganser, Mergus merganser * hooded merganser, Lophodytes cucullatus * red-breasted merganser, Mergus serrator * scaly-sided merganser, Mergus squamatus * typical merganser, Mergus

    See also

    * smew, Mergellus albellus'' (also sometimes ''Mergus albellus ) * , Mergellus albellus