Anas platyrhynchos

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Translingual[edit]

Anas platyrhynchos, a male

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin anas (duck) and Ancient Greek πλατυρρυγχος (platurrhunkhos, broad snouted), from πλατύς (platús, wide, flat) and ῥύγχος (rhúnkhos, snout, beak).

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Anas platyrhynchos f

  1. A taxonomic species within the family Anatidae – the common mallard.

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