Translation for 'torrent duck' from English to Bulgarian
NOUN1   a torrent duck | torrent ducks / torrent duck
NOUN2   a torrent duck | torrent ducks
torrent duck {noun} [Merganetta armata]
андска шпореста патица {ж}
ruddy duck {noun} [Oxyura jamaicensis]
ямайска потапница {ж}
ruddy duck {noun} [Oxyura jamaicensis]
американска тръноопашата потапница {ж}
ferruginous duck {noun} [Aythya nyroca]
белоока потапница {ж}
red-billed duck {noun} [Anas erythrorhyncha]
червеноклюно бърне {ср}
long-tailed duck {noun} [Clangula hyemalis]
ледена потапница {ж}
falcated duck {noun} [Mareca falcata, syn.: Anas falcata]
сърпокрила патица {ж}
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Usage Examples English
  • Water birds are diverse, ranging from giant coot, Andean goose and other waterfowl in lakes, torrent duck in fast-flowing rivers, and Andean avocet and flamingos in hypersaline lakes such as Poopó.
  • Lake Otún is an important breeding ground for several threatened or endangered bird species, including the Colombian torrent duck ("Merganetta armata columbiana"), the Colombian ruddy duck ("Oxyura jamaicensis andina"), the Andean teal ("Anas andium") and the Andean snipe ("Gallinago jamesoni").
  • It superficially resembles South America's torrent duck.
  • The torrent duck ("Merganetta armata") is a member of the duck, goose and swan family Anatidae.
  • The Foundation focuses on the conservation of the Andean river systems and is researching the illusive torrent duck.

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