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Green-winged Teal

Anas crecca

Description:

Small duck. Iridescent green patch in wings, with white stripe in front. Yellowish tail stripe. Male with white stripe up shoulder, dark reddish and green head.

Habitat:

A very small, brightly patterned duck, the Green-winged Teal prefers shallow ponds with lots of emergent vegetation.


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Jaybird
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Jaybird

Wyoming, USA

Lat: 44.56, Long: -110.36

Spotted on Jun 4, 2008
Submitted on Jan 20, 2012

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