Anas platyrhynchos

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Anas platyrhynchos wild dabbling duck from which domestic ducks are descended; widely distributed
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Usage


In science:

To investigate such a possible hormonal-behavioural relationship in precocial birds, the mallard duck Anas platyrhynchos is a suitable model.
Post-hatching parental care behaviour and hormonal status in a precocial bird
Incubation in mallards (Anas platyrhynchos) : changes in plasma levels of prolactin and luteinizing hormone .J.
Post-hatching parental care behaviour and hormonal status in a precocial bird
External stimuli affecting incubation behavior and prolactin secretion in the duck (Anas platyrhynchos).
Post-hatching parental care behaviour and hormonal status in a precocial bird
Behaviour patterns of Mallard Anas platyrhynchos pairs and broods in Minnesota and North Dakota.
Post-hatching parental care behaviour and hormonal status in a precocial bird
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