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  • proper noun A taxonomic genus within the family Anatidae.


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  • Birds include Denham's bustard Neotis cafra denhami, ground hornbill Bucorvus abyssinicus, violet turaco Musophaga violacea, spur-winged goose Plectropterus gambensis, white-faced tree duck Dendrocygna viduata, martial eagle Polemaetus bellicosus and bateleur Terathopius ecaudatus.

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  • - Northern spur-winged goose (Plectropterus gambensis gambensis).

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  • Plectropterus as they're borne on the extensor process.

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  • Plectropterus hand skeleton shown here; from Rand (1954)].

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  • Plectropterus gambensis, the Spur-winged goose, the spur is an extension of the radiale: one of the two distal carpal bones [

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