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White-faced Whistling Duck

Dendrocygna viduata

Description:

Gorgeous red waterfowl with white on the face that extends down mid neck. The back of the head and neck are black with a band across the throat. The bill has a white stripe across it.

Habitat:

San Diego Zoo Safari Park. This species "breeds in sub-Saharan Africa and much of South America." - Wikipedia


1 species ID suggestions

Liam
Liam 6 years ago
White-faced Whistling Duck
Dendrocygna viduata White-faced Whistling Duck

4 Comments

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 6 years ago

Wonderful Cindy !

CindyBinghamKeiser
CindyBinghamKeiser 6 years ago

Thank you Karen and Oneng and thanks for the ID Liam!

OnengDyah
OnengDyah 6 years ago

Beautiful picture and cute duck...

KarenL
KarenL 6 years ago

Fabulous series Cindy!

San Diego, California, USA

Lat: 33.10, Long: -116.99

Spotted on Apr 3, 2012
Submitted on Apr 5, 2012

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