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Spot-billed Duck

Anas poecilorhyncha

FAMILY ANATIDAE
(DUCKS & GEESE)

Habitat: Freshwater lakes and marshes

Distribution: Pakistan, India to southern Japan

Diet: Plants

Distinguishing features: Grey with paler head and neck, black bill tipped bright yellow, males have a conspicuous red spot on the base of the bill 



27-Apr-2012
27-Apr-2012 Spot billed duck
Pic: SK Srinivas

27-Aug-2011
27-Aug-2011  Spot-billed Duck  Pic: Sujesh S.
Pic: Sujesh S.

27-Aug-2011
27-Aug-2011  Spot-billed Duck  Pic: Sujesh S.
Pic: Sujesh S.