Female Garganey
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Colouring Mottled brown, white spot on bill
Voice Short dry rattle
Feeds on Tiny inverebrates, roots and seeds
Flight Quick, twisting and turning
Nesting Ground
Social Family Groups
Female Garganey
Female Garganey
Page Last Updated 12/01/2018 08:29:00
Base Information
Sex Female
Age Both
Status Vulnerable
Order Anseriformes
Family Anatidae
Species Anas querquedula
Category Wildfowl
StdName Garganey
Vital Statistics
Length 37 to 41 cms
Weight 250 to 500 gms
Wingspan 63 to 69 cms
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Medium
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape Spatulate
Tail Length Short
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region NAYNorth America
Country USYUnited States
Region EUYEurope
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Female Garganey (Species=Anas querquedula / Standard Name=Garganey)