Bird Pictures Archive

Record details

BirdPix:   46679
Province:   Western Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3318CD
Observer:   Barrett Norman
Date of record:   2016-01-03
Number of photos:   1
Notes:  
Last updated:   2020-12-03 11:24:41
Sp. code:   885
Species name:   Anas querquedula
Common name:   Garganey -- Somereend
Family:   Anatidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   duck
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   https://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=BirdPix-46679
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map
VM-number: 46679 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Lisl van Deventer
Comment:   Closely resembles Garganey, but the curved facial markings indicate domestication with another duck
Date:   2017-12-04 12:12:47
Species name:   Anas querquedula -- Garganey; Somereend
Species code:   885

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