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Lesser Whistling Duck
Alternative name: Lesser Whistling Teal
Long grey bill, long head and longish legs. Buff head, neck and underparts, and a darker crown. The back and wings are darkish grey, and there are chestnut patches on the wings and tail. All plumages are similar.
This is a monotypic species
Still freshwater lakes
It nests in tree holes, old nests of other birds, or on a stick platform near the ground, and lays 6-12 eggs.
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