10 May, 2011

Cotton Pygmy Goose


Scientific Name: Nettapus coromandelianus

Population Estimate: 130K - 1.1M

Range / Habitat: Inland wetlands of southeast Asia, including most of the islands down to Australia.

Field Notes: Small duck. Unmistakable in range as above. Male is top photo, female bottom photo.

Personal Notes: Seen at Disney's Animal Kingdom.

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