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mandarin duck

see aix galericulata. Called also Dendronessa galericulata.
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4 avian influenza A(H5N6) virus isolated from a wild Mandarin duck, South Korea, 2016, and nearest virus homologs in the GISAID database * Gene Virus PB2 A/feline/Guangdong/2/2015(H5N6) PB1 A/duck/Guangdong/S4040/2011(H4N2) PA A/Syrrhaptes paradoxus/Guangdong/ZH283/2015(H5N6) HA A/great egret/Hong Kong/00032/2016(H5N6) NP A/Syrrhaptes paradoxus/Guangdong/ZH283/2015(H5N6) NA A/great egret/Hong Kong/00032/2016(H5N6) M A/feline/Guangdong/2/2015(H5N6) NS A/duck/Jiangxi/NCDZT1123/2014(H5N6) Gene GISAID % Identity accession no.
Web feat: Mandarin ducks Jack and |Vera have 221 friends on Facebook after setting up home in North Wales
The mandarin duck symbol is often used in Chinese weddings because of the maleEUROs role in nurturing its offspring after they have hatched.
Warden Sarah Money, based at Conwy RSPB nature reserve in Llandudno Junction, said: "Male mandarin ducks are kept quite commonly by people as ornamental wildfowl and in larger wildfowl collections.
Yuanyang hudie pai yanjiu ziliao (Research materials on the School of Mandarin Duck and Butterfly) (Shanghai, 1984), vol.
total 2014 Sep 26 0/55 Sep 27 0/110 Nov 6 0/335 (1 LPAI) Nov 7 0/105 Nov 22 0/260 (3 LPAI) Dec 24 8/65# Mandarin duck K14-363-1 K14-366-1 K14-367-1 Greater white K14-367-4 fronted goose K14-369-3 K14-371-4 K14-372-2 K14-374-1 2015 Jan 22 1/17# Common teal KU-12 Jan 29 1/13# Mallard KU3-2 0/30 Northern pintail (1 LPAI) Feb 6 1/50 Mallard N15-99 Feb 11 0/14 Mallard Feb 25 0/13 Black-tailed gull Mar 16 0/15 Eurasian wigeon Total 11/1,082 * HPAI, highly pathogenic influenza virus; LPAI, low pathogogenicity avian influenza; bold, period of study.
These river areas were also wider than areas of the three Gorges Reservoir where the Mandarin duck (Aix galericulata) chooses to winter (Jiao et al.
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Another discovery was the creamy, floral Ying Yang which was known in Hong Kong as Mandarin duck.
Biggest increases: Goosander, Greylag Goose and Mandarin Duck.
Twelve of the 14 HPAI-positive samples were typed as mandarin duck (Aix galericulata).
Small feral populations of the Wood Duck have temporarily established in this country in the past but are not considered to be selfsustaining in the fashion of the closely-related Mandarin Duck.