black–bellied whistling–duck

noun
variants: or

black–bellied whistling duck

less commonly

black–bellied tree duck

Definition of black–bellied whistling–duck

  1. :  a chiefly nocturnal whistling-duck (Dendrocygna autumnalis) of the southwestern U.S. that has a red bill and pinkish legs and typically perches in trees black-bellied whistling-ducks dine at night on grain, seeds, insects and mollusks, and shoots found in shallow water. — Grant Jefferies, Bradenton (Florida) Herald, 21 Feb. 2011

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1981

First Known Use of black–bellied whistling–duck

1981


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