Classification
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  • 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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Recent observations

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Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiaca

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inasiebert

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June 28, 2016 05:45 PM CEST

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Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula

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poppa08

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June 21, 2016 12:53 PM PDT

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Northern Pintail Anas acuta

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poppa08

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June 25, 2016 03:12 PM PDT

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Snow Goose Chen caerulescens

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krosenthal

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the past

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Brant Branta bernicla

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krosenthal

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February 2, 2013 10:55 AM EST

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Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata

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salmonskyview

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June 28, 2016

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Description

pair

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Domestic Duck Anas platyrhynchos ssp. domesticus

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klozano98

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June 25, 2016 01:28 PM PDT

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Common Merganser Mergus merganser

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rbbrummitt

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June 28, 2016 02:10 PM MDT

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Paradise Shelduck Tadorna variegata

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knsakakura

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June 29, 2016 11:02 AM NZST

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

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geraldinea

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June 28, 2016 02:35 PM PDT

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

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geraldinea

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June 28, 2016 02:22 PM PDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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flosi

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June 28, 2016 04:29 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,...

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