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  • Persian
    • اردکیان
  • Unknown
    • Canada
  • Portuguese
    • Cisnes, Gansos e Patos
  • German
    • Entenvögel
  • Scientific Names
    • Anatidae
    • Anatinae
    • Anseranatidae
    • Dendrocygnidae
  • Spanish
    • Cisnes, gansos, patos y cercetas
    • Ganso urraco
  • English
    • Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl

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Recent observations

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

January 10, 2013

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Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris

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swampy

Date

April 18, 2015

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Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus

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swampy

Date

April 18, 2015

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Black-bellied Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna autumnalis

Observer

francisco3

Date

June 29, 2015 05:15 PM HST

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

swampy

Date

April 26, 2015

Description

Began to nest, but something disturbed it and it did not return. Eggs were found away from the nest.

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Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator

Observer

ralcaraz

Date

May 28, 2015 10:43 AM MST

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

genebem

Date

June 29, 2015 05:07 PM CDT

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

mchlfx

Date

June 28, 2015

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Blue Duck Hymenolaimus malacorhynchos

Observer

pjd1

Date

June 28, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

I'd like to say I saw this bird out in some remote part of the country but I didn't. I manfully snuck up on it in the Te Wao o Nui exhibit where it happily nibbled my fingers and allowed me to take some photos.

But hey people load up caged birds on this website routinely so I thought I'd join the throng.

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What

Domestic Goose Anser anser ssp. domesticus

Observer

tnewman

Date

June 28, 2015

Description

1 seen at Old Orchard Park in Diboll TX; I assume it was domesticated.

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

rwp84

Date

June 29, 2015

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Greylag Goose Anser anser

Observer

digibirdtrek

Date

June 28, 2015 01:26 PM PDT

Description

Obviously a feral bird. Hanging with a bunch of Canada Geese.

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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.