Category Archives: Anseriformes

Pochard


Anseriformes

Place: London Wetlands WWT, London
Dates: 9 July 2017.



Place: Newport Wetlands, near Newport
Dates: 2 April 2017.


[Aythya ferina, Family Anatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common pochard]

The sound of the pochard (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Herman van Oosten)

Distribution of the pochard across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

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Brent Goose


Anseriformes

Place: Portsmouth Harbour near Portchester Castle
Dates: 3 December 2017.





[Branta bernicla, Family Anatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Brant (goose)]

The sound of the Brent goose (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist David Farrow)

Distribution of the Brent goose across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

White-headed Duck


Anseriformes

Place: London Wetlands WWT, London
Dates: 9 July 2017.




[Oxyura leucocephala, Family Anatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: White-headed duck]

The sound of the white-headed duck (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Tero Linjama)

Andean Teal


Anseriformes

Place: Laguna Limpiopungo near the Cotopaxi volcano, Ecuador
Dates: 5 August 2010.



[Anas andium, Family Anatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Andean teal]

The sound of the Andean teal (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Leonardo Ordóñez-Delgado)

Egyptian Geese with Chick


Anseriformes

Place: Hyde Park, London
Dates: 7 July 2017.










[Alopochen aegyptiacus, Family Anatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Egyptian goose]

The sound of the Egyptian goose (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Peter Boesman)

Distribution of the Egyptian goose across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Nene Goose


Anseriformes

Place: Wetland Centre Slimbridge, Gloucestershire
Dates: 24 July 2016.




[Branta sandvicensis, Family Anatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Nene (bird)]

The sound of the Nene goose (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Bobby Wilcox)

Mandarin Duck in Eclipse Plumage


Anseriformes

Place: London Wetlands WWT, London
Dates: 9 July 2017.






[Aix galericulata, Family Anatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Mandarin duck]

The sound of the mandarin duck (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist David Darrell-Lambert)

Distribution of the mandarin duck across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).