Definition of Pochard. Meaning of Pochard. Synonyms of Pochard

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Definition of Pochard

Pochard
Pochard Po"chard, n. (Zo["o]l.) See Poachard.
pochard
Poachard Poach"ard, n. [From Poach to stab.] [Written also pocard, pochard.] (Zo["o]l.) (a) A common European duck (Aythya ferina); -- called also goldhead, poker, and fresh-water, or red-headed, widgeon. (b) The American redhead, which is closely allied to the European poachard. Red-crested poachard (Zo["o]l.), an Old World duck (Branta rufina). Scaup poachard, the scaup duck. Tufted poachard, a scaup duck (Aythya, or Fuligula cristata), native of Europe and Asia.

Meaning of Pochard from wikipedia

- Pochard include the following species of diving ducks: Three species in the genus Aythya: Common pochard, Aythya ferina Baer's pochard, Aythya baeri Madagascar...
- The common pochard (/ˈpɒtʃərd/; Aythya ferina) is a medium-sized diving duck. The scientific name is derived from Gr**** ait****a an unidentified seabird...
- The red-crested pochard (Netta rufina) is a large diving duck. The scientific name is derived from Gr**** Netta "duck", and Latin rufina, "golden-red"...
- Baer's pochard (Aythya baeri) is a diving duck found in eastern Asia. It breeds in southeast Russia and northeast China, migrating in winter to southern...
- The ferruginous duck, also ferruginous pochard, common white-eye or white-e**** pochard (Aythya nyroca) is a medium-sized diving duck from Eurasia. The...
- The Madagascan pochard or Madagascar pochard (Aythya innotata; Malagasy: Fotsy maso, Onjo) is an extremely rare diving duck of the genus Aythya. Thought...
- The rosy-billed pochard, alternatively named rosybill or rosybill pochard (Netta peposaca), is a member of family Anatidae. Though cl****ified as a diving...
- (southern) pochard N. e. erythrophthalma (Wied-Neuwied, 1833) and the African (southern) pochard N. e. brunnea (Eyton, 1838). The South American pochard has...
- The diving ducks, commonly called pochards or scaups, are a category of duck which feed by diving beneath the surface of the water. They are part of Anatidae...
- together with 11 other described species. The redhead and the common pochard form a sister group which together is sister to the canvasback. The redhead...
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