Mergus vs Merganser - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between mergus and merganser
is that mergus
is diver (loon), a kind of waterfowl while merganser
is any of various diving ducks of the genera mergus'' or ''lophodytes
, which feed on fish and have a sharply serrated bill.
Not English Mergus has no English definition. It may be misspelled.
English words similar to 'mergus':marches
Any of various diving ducks of the genera Mergus'' or ''Lophodytes , which feed on fish and have a sharply serrated bill.
* (Eurasian) goosander, Mergus merganser
* †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
* smew, Mergellus albellus'' (also sometimes ''Mergus albellus )
* , Mergellus albellus