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White-cheeked pintail

Anas bahamensis

Description:

Like many southern ducks, the sexes are similar. It is mainly brown with white cheeks and a red-based grey bill (young birds lack the pink).

Habitat:

Seen in an area close to the mangroves of Lac Calli. It is found in the Caribbean, South America, and the Galápagos Islands.It occurs on waters with some salinity, such as brackish lakes, estuaries and mangrove swamps.


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The MnMs
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The MnMs

Bonaire, Caribisch Nederland, Netherlands

Lat: 12.12, Long: -68.23

Spotted on Sep 16, 2017
Submitted on Feb 18, 2018

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