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Falcated Duck

Mareca falcata

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An East Asian teal-like duck breeding in interior marshes and wintering in rivers, lakes, and coastal wetlands, often among other ducks. Males distinctive, with an iridescent head that flashes green and copper, a silvery body with distinct scalloping, extremely long curved tertials, long pale scapulars, and a triangular white throat patch outlined in dark green. Brownish females resemble female Gadwall but have a dark bill.

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