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

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Recent observations

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What

Egyptian goose Alopochen aegyptiaca

Observer

ctnash

Date

November 9, 2013 12:44 PM EST

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White swan Cygnus olor

Observer

ctnash

Date

November 9, 2013 12:39 PM EST

Description

Preening on Swan Lake, Hyde Park

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

Observer

annikaml

Date

October 25, 2014 11:33 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis

Observer

annikaml

Date

October 25, 2014 10:44 AM CDT

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(Somewhere...)

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

annikaml

Date

October 25, 2014 08:06 AM CDT

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(Somewhere...)

Description

Leucistic female?

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Date

October 24, 2014

Description

Female Wood duck

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Canada Geese Branta canadensis

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

October 25, 2014 09:53 AM PDT

Description

About 100 Canada Geese on the South West corner of Upper Pahranagut Lake. Many flying over head in early am.

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What

ruddy duck Oxyura jamaicensis

Observer

anewman

Date

June 11, 2007

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Redhead Aythya americana

Observer

anewman

Date

June 11, 2007

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

anewman

Date

May 25, 2007

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Square

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

anewman

Date

May 25, 2007

Photos / Sounds

Square

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gadwall Anas strepera

Observer

anewman

Date

May 25, 2007
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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.