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African Black Duck, Anas sparsa
2012-03-22 18:23:56

The African Black Duck, (Anas sparsa), is a species of duck. Though it is a member of the genus Anas, it is genetically close in relation to the mallard group. Even with some peculiarities in behavior and plumage, it has been placed in the subgenus Melananas. It is found in central and southern Africa. It is also commonly known as the Black River Duck, West African Duck or Ethiopian Black Duck. The African Black Duck is almost an entirely black duck with white markings on its back. This...

2006-03-20 11:05:26

The Mottled Duck (Anas fulvigula) is a medium-sized dabbling duck, intermediate in appearance between female Mallard and American Black Duck. It is closely related to those species, and is sometimes considered a race of the former. This duck is common within its restricted range located in coastal marshes in the southeastern USA, extending into Mexico. The nest is built on the ground amongst vegetation. This duck measures an average of 55cm long. Its dark body contrasts with its lighter...

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Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.