Classification
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  • Scientific Names
    • Anatidae
    • Anseranatidae
    • Dendrocygnidae
  • Spanish
    • Cisnes, gansos, patos y cercetas
    • Ganso urraco
  • English
    • Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl
    • Magpie-Geese

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

valeriacuellar

Date

July 1, 2014 12:07 PM COT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Merganser Mergus merganser

Observer

james3

Date

July 23, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

harlequin duck Histrionicus histrionicus

Observer

muir

Date

July 9, 2014 09:41 PM AKDT

Place

Valdez (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

BRAN Branta bernicla

Observer

zcota

Date

July 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

RUDU Oxyura jamaicensis

Observer

zcota

Date

July 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Date

June 16, 2014

Description

Male and Female Mite swan with 4 goslings. Observed them earlier in the year chasing Canada Geese from their nest.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

natcamp5

Date

July 23, 2014 01:50 PM PDT

Description

Mom plus babies
Observers: Alle, Elizabeth, Molly, Emerson, Sebastian, Rhett, Evan
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Photos / Sounds

P1520407

What

ring-necked duck Aythya collaris

Observer

muir

Date

July 9, 2014 10:33 AM AKDT

Photos / Sounds

P1520375

What

Green-winged Teal Anas crecca

Observer

muir

Date

July 9, 2014 09:40 AM AKDT

Photos / Sounds

P1520370

What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

muir

Date

July 9, 2014 09:40 AM AKDT

Photos / Sounds

P1520367

What

Diving Ducks Genus Aythya

Observer

muir

Date

July 9, 2014 09:32 AM AKDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Trumpeter swan Cygnus buccinator

Observer

muir

Date

July 6, 2014 06:18 PM AKDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Anatidae are the biological family of birds that includes ducks, geese and swans. The family has a cosmopolitan distribution, occurring on all the world's continents except Antarctica and on most of the world's islands and island groups. These are birds that are adapted through evolution for swimming, floating on the water surface, and in some cases diving in at least shallow water. (The Magpie Goose is no longer considered to be part of the Anatidae,...

No range data available.