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Definition of ringneck
RingneckRingneck Ring"neck`, n.
1. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of small plovers of
the genus [AE]gialitis, having a ring around the neck.
The ring is black in summer, but becomes brown or gray in
winter. The semipalmated plover ([AE]. semipalmata) and
the piping plover ([AE]. meloda) are common North
American species. Called also ring plover, and
2. (Zo["o]l.) The ring-necked duck. ringneck 2. (Zo["o]l.) A scaup duck. See below.
Scaup duck (Zo["o]l.), any one of several species of
northern ducks of the genus Aythya, or Fuligula. The
adult males are, in large part, black. The three North
American species are: the greater scaup duck (Aythya
marila, var. nearctica), called also broadbill,
bluebill, blackhead, flock duck, flocking fowl,
and raft duck; the lesser scaup duck (A. affinis),
called also little bluebill, river broadbill, and
shuffler; the tufted, or ring-necked, scaup duck (A.
collaris), called also black jack, ringneck,
ringbill, ringbill shuffler, etc. See Illust.. of
Ring-necked duck, under Ring-necked. The common
European scaup, or mussel, duck (A. marila), closely
resembles the American variety.
Meaning of ringneck from wikipedia
- Australian ringneck
, the broad-tailed parrot species Barnardius
zonarius, is a bird native
to Australia. Except
for extreme tropical
to: Australian ringneck
, a parrot native
to Australia Barbary
dove or Ringneck
dove, a domesticated
dove species Diadophis
punctatus, commonly known
as the ring-necked snake
snake, is a harmless species
of colubrid snake found throughout
much of the United...
- Both ****es have a distinctive green colour
in the wild, and captive
have multiple colour mutations including
and yellow. Rose-ringed...
- the regal ringneck
snake, is a subspecies
of ringneck snake endemic
to the southwestern United States
Mexico. The regal ringneck snake
male in Europe, intermediate between Mongolian ringneck
and Caucasus group
definitions, see Ring dove. The Barbary
dove, ringed turtle
dove, ring-necked turtle
dove, or ring dove (Streptopelia risoria) is a...
- Diadophis punctatus
edwardsii, commonly known
as the Northern ringneck
snake, is a subspecies
punctatus. It is endemic
- an Indian
trick-taking game for four players
Twenty-eight, a nickname
for the subspecies
semitorquatus) of the Australian ringneck
- The ringneck blenny
(Parablennius pilicornis) is a species
of combtooth blenny widespread
in coastal waters
of Eastern Atlantic
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