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

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What

common eider Somateria mollissima

Observer

mainebirder

Date

January 3, 2010

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

goldeagle60

Date

July 29, 2014 09:18 AM EDT

Description

Large waterfowl. Brownish-gray body, black face with a white cheek, black neck.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

phlank

Date

February 4, 2014 05:53 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Graylag (Anser anser) Anser anser

Observer

nilpf

Date

July 25, 2014

Place

DH2 1TG (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Graylag (Anser anser) Anser anser

Observer

nilpf

Date

July 22, 2014

Place

Masham (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-bellied Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna autumnalis

Observer

beachbumagg

Date

July 12, 2014 12:38 PM CDT

Description

Observed at Brazos Bend State Park. They had bright red bills, mostly brown feathers with black patches on their thighs and a few white wing tips. One had a black stripe running down its head and neck.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Egyptian goose Alopochen aegyptiaca

Observer

murray

Date

July 31, 2014 08:17 AM SAST

Description

2 flying past

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Merganser Mergus merganser

Observer

annikaml

Date

March 11, 2014 03:00 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Gadwall Anas strepera

Observer

annikaml

Date

March 20, 2014 08:50 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

annikaml

Date

March 20, 2014 08:45 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Blue-winged Teal Anas discors

Observer

annikaml

Date

April 15, 2014 11:25 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

annikaml

Date

April 18, 2014 04:45 PM CDT
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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.