Definition of Sea widgeon. Meaning of Sea widgeon. Synonyms of Sea widgeon

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Sea widgeon. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Sea widgeon and, of course, Sea widgeon synonyms and on the right images related to the word Sea widgeon.

Definition of Sea widgeon

Sea 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.
Sea widgeon
Sea widgeon Sea" wid"geon (Zo["o]l.) (a) The scaup duck. (b) The pintail duck.

Meaning of Sea widgeon from wikipedia

- North Sea Minesweeping Detachment and departed Boston, M****achusetts, on 28 June 1919, bound for Scotland. Arriving at Kirkwall on 10 July, Widgeon operated...
- The Westland Widgeon was a helicopter developed by Westland Aircraft as a private venture improvement on the Westland WS-51 Dragonfly. Westland Aircraft...
- The Wackett Widgeon seaplanes were built by the Experimental Section of the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) at Randwick, NSW during the mid- to late-1920s...
- fishery patrol vessel USFS Widgeon in the fleet of the United States Bureau of Fisheries from 1919 to 1940 and as US FWS Widgeon in the fleet of the Fish...
- Amphibian floatplane Grumman JRF Goose - Amphibian flying boat Grumman J4F Widgeon - Amphibian flying boat Hall PH - Flying boat R5O-1 - Executive transport...
- HMS Widgeon was a Royal Navy Cuckoo-class schooner built by William Wheaton at Brixham and launched in 1806. Like many of her class and the related Ballahoo-class...
- Eurasian wigeon or European wigeon (Mareca penelope), also known as the widgeon or the wigeon, is one of three species of wigeon in the dabbling duck genus...
- on 13 September 1942; and commissioned on 17 September 1942. Putting to sea from Cove Point, Maryland, on 23 October 1942, Dorothea L. Dix sailed with...
- The Widgeon 12 is an American sailing dinghy that was designed by Robert H. Baker and first built in 1964. The design has been raced but is more often...
- sibilatrix. Wikispecies has information related to Anas sibilatrix. Anas sibilatrix videos, photos & sounds on the Internet Bird Collection Sea World...