Classification
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  • Dutch
    • Eenden, ganzen en zwanen
  • Italian
    • Anatre, oche e cigni
    • Anatidi
  • French
    • Canards, cygnes et oies
  • English
    • Ducks, Geese, and Swans
  • Scientific Names
    • Anatidae
    • Anatinae
    • Anseranatidae
    • Dendrocygnidae
  • Spanish
    • Cisnes, gansos, patos y cercetas
  • German
    • Entenvögel
  • Portuguese
    • Cisnes, Gansos e Patos
  • Persian
    • اردکیان
  • Belarusian
    • Качыныя

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Redhead Aythya americana

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skrentnyjeff

Date

January 1, 2017 03:48 PM CST

Description

Redhead (drake) (Aythya americana) Chatfield Wetlands along South Platte River Chatfield State Park Jefferson County CO January 2017 Week #1 Jeff Skrentny IMG_0994

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Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula

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skrentnyjeff

Date

January 1, 2017 12:25 PM CST

Description

Common Goldeneye (drake) (Bucephala clangula) The Marina Cherry Creek Reservoir Cherry Creek State Park Arapahoe County CO January 2017 Week #1 Jeff Skrentny IMG_0939

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

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skrentnyjeff

Date

January 1, 2017 12:30 PM CST

Description

Mallard Duck (drake) (Anas platyrhynchos) The Marina Cherry Creek Reservoir Cherry Creek State Park Arapahoe County CO January 2017 Week #1 Jeff Skrentny IMG_0943

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Swans Genus Cygnus

Date

January 22, 2017 12:14 PM CET

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Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus

Observer

skrentnyjeff

Date

December 31, 2016 05:32 PM CST

Description

Hooded Merganser (drake) (Lophodytes cucullatus) Cherry Creek Reservoir Cherry Creek State Park Arapahoe County CO December 2016 Week #52 Jeff Skrentny IMG_0855

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Common Merganser Mergus merganser

Observer

mazer

Date

February 19, 2015 04:00 PM PST

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Red-billed Teal Anas erythrorhyncha

Observer

gawie

Date

May 24, 2014 08:21 AM SAST

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African Black Duck Anas sparsa

Observer

gawie

Date

May 10, 2014 08:40 AM SAST

Description

Swarteend (Anas sparsa subsp. sparsa)

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Yellow-billed Duck Anas undulata

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gawie

Date

May 12, 2014 10:03 AM SAST

Description

Geelbekeend (Anas undulata subsp. undulata)

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Goosander Mergus merganser ssp. merganser

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terathopius

Date

January 20, 2017 02:56 PM HST

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Gadwall Anas strepera

Observer

kljinsitka

Date

January 20, 2017 09:03 AM AKST

Description

Totem Park

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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mazer

Date

November 21, 2014 02:33 PM PST
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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,...

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