Male American Wigeon

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Colouring White forehead, green band across pale speckled face
Voice Sharp whistle
Feeds on
Flight Fast
Nesting Ground
Social Flocks
Male American Wigeon
Page Last Updated 3/18/2020 7:55:10 PM
Base Information
Sex Male
Age Both
Status LC-Least Concern
Order Anseriformes
Family Anatidae
Species Mareca americana
Category Ducks, Geese, Swans
StdName American Wigeon
Vital Statistics
Length 18.9 to 22.0 ins
Weight 17.7 to 31.9 ozs
Wingspan 29.5 to 33.9 ins
Lifespan 1 to 15 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape Spatulate
Tail Length Short
Distribution (underline = this CommonName used here) YCommon SScarce RRare NNot Seen
Region EUEurope
Region NANorth America
Country CACanada
Country USUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Male American Wigeon (Species=Mareca americana / Standard Name=American Wigeon)