Garganey

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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

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