Definition of Mergus merganser
1. Noun. Common merganser of Europe and North America.
Group relationships: Genus Mergus, Mergus
Generic synonyms: Fish Duck, Merganser, Sawbill, Sheldrake
Lexicographical Neighbors of Mergus Merganser
Literary usage of Mergus merganser
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Report of the Geological Survey of Ohio by Geological Survey of Ohio (1882)
"Tarsus two-thirds the middle toe. , mergus merganser ... Goosander, KIRTLAND, Fam. Visitor, i, 1850. mergus merganser ..."