Fuligula affinis
Bluebill Blue"bill`, n. (Zo["o]l.) A duck of the genus {Fuligula}. Two American species ({Fuligula marila} and {Fuligula affinis}) are common. See {Scaup duck}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Fuligula marila — Bluebill Blue bill , n. (Zo[ o]l.) A duck of the genus {Fuligula}. Two American species ({Fuligula marila} and {Fuligula affinis}) are common. See {Scaup duck}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A affinis — Scaup Scaup (sk[add]p), n. [See {Scalp} a bed of oysters or mussels.] 1. A bed or stratum of shellfish; scalp. [Scot.] [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) A scaup duck. See below. [1913 Webster] {Scaup duck} (Zo[ o]l.), any one of several species of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bluebill — Blue bill , n. (Zo[ o]l.) A duck of the genus {Fuligula}. Two American species ({Fuligula marila} and {Fuligula affinis}) are common. See {Scaup duck}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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