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African black duck (Anas sparsa) Ánade negro (Anas sparsa) African black duck,Anas sparsa,France,Geotagged,Winter Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

African black duck (Anas sparsa)

Ánade negro (Anas sparsa)

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The African black duck is a species of duck of the genus "Anas". It is genetically closest to the mallard group, but shows some peculiarities in its behavior and plumage; it is accordingly placed in the subgenus "Melananas" pending further research.

Similar species: Ducks, Geese, Etc.
Species identified by iherga
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Uploaded Jan 24, 2023. Captured Jan 22, 2023 14:02 in Réserve Africaine de Sigean, 19 Ham. du Lac D6009, 11130 Sigean, France.
  • NIKON D7100
  • f/5.6
  • 1/400s
  • ISO400
  • 400mm