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 1/29/2020 5:19:59 PM
Base Information
Sex Female
Age Both
Status Vulnerable
Order Anseriformes
Family Anatidae
Species Spatula querquedula
Category Ducks, Geese, Swans
StdName Garganey
Vital Statistics
Length 14.6 to 16.1 ins
Weight 8.8 to 17.7 ozs
Wingspan 24.8 to 27.2 ins
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 EUYEurope
Region NAYNorth America
Country USYUnited States
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