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mérgulo

Translation of mérgulo in English:

sustantivo masculino

Example sentences
  • El pato Labrador, el mérgulo gigante, el periquito de Carolina nunca más adornarán este planeta nuestro.
  • Se contaban por miles los pequeños y ruidosos mérgulos marinos, que levantaban el vuelo de un pequeño salto a medida que nos acercábamos con el barco.
  • Pierson y Riedman también reportaron la permanencia del mérgulo de Xantus en 1977 (Jehl y Everett, 1985).

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