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Lophonetta specularioides has two subspecies:1
Mostly freshwater, lakes and ponds; in the south at sea level but in northern populations in Andean highland wetlands and lakes. Altitudinal migrant in some areas.
The diet includes algae and invertebrates.
It builds its nest in shrubs near to water. The clutch consists of 5-7 eggs.
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