The Garganey (Spatula querquedula) is a small dabbling duck which breeds right across Temperate Eurasia. It is strongly migratory to three main areas 1 Central Africa and the Nile Valley, 2 the Indian subcontinent and 3 SE Asia and the islands across to Indonesia, The Philippines and Papua New Guinea. A small number also overwinter around the coasts of the Arabian Gulf.
Order: Anseriformes Family: Anatidae Genus: Spatula
Species......Spatula querquedula Garganey - Species sheet - wikipedia.org Garganey - Species - ebird.org Garganey - worldmigratorybirdday.org Garganey - cheshireandwirralbirdatlas.org Garganey - Sounds & Maps - xeno-canto.org
Additional Material... Garganey - Images - google.com Garganey - Video - bto.org Garganey - Datazone - birdlife.org