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Definition of Pied widgeon

Pied widgeon
Widgeon Widg"eon, n. [Probably from an old French form of F. vigeon, vingeon, gingeon; of uncertain origin; cf. L. vipio, -onis, a kind of small crane.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of fresh-water ducks, especially those belonging to the subgenus Mareca, of the genus Anas. The common European widgeon (Anas penelope) and the American widgeon (A. Americana) are the most important species. The latter is called also baldhead, baldpate, baldface, baldcrown, smoking duck, wheat, duck, and whitebelly. Bald-faced, or Green-headed, widgeon, the American widgeon. Black widgeon, the European tufted duck. Gray widgeon. (a) The gadwall. (b) The pintail duck. Great headed widgeon, the poachard. Pied widgeon. (a) The poachard. (b) The goosander. Saw-billed widgeon, the merganser. Sea widgeon. See in the Vocabulary. Spear widgeon, the goosander. [Prov. Eng.] Spoonbilled widgeon, the shoveler. White widgeon, the smew. Wood widgeon, the wood duck.

Meaning of Pied widgeon from wikipedia

- novaehollandiae - Aus, NZ Little pied cormorant, Microcarbo melanoleucos - Aus, NZ Great cormorant, Phalacrocorax carbo - Aus, NZ Pied cormorant, Phalacrocorax...
- Merganser, Gadwalls, Mallards, North American Coots, North American Widgeons, and Pied Billed grebes. Mammal species include Western Coyote, Nutria, feral...
- number of waterfowl species, including pied-billed grebe, wood duck, ring-necked duck, ruddy duck, American widgeon, gadwall, American coot and occasionally...
- bee-eater, hoopoe, dunnock,Egyptian vulture, stone curlew, gadwall, mallard, widgeon, snipe, black-tailed godwit, imperial eagle, booted eagle, short-toed eagle...
- yellowthroats, wood ducks, American coots, blue-winged teal, red-winged blackbirds, pied-billed grebes, soras and virginia rails. In 2006, under the Wild Bird Trust...
- po****tion is increased by visitors from north-east Europe, in particular the widgeon and Greenland white-fronted goose. Riverside mammals are seen frequently...
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