White-faced Whistling Duck - Dendrocygna viduata

Length 1.2-1.6 ft (38.0-48.0 cm)
Wingspan 6.3-7.8 ft (193.0-238.8 cm)
Weight 1.44-2.2 lb (653.2-997.9 g)
Clutch Size 4-13
Chicks at birth Precocial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern
Continents:SA, AF

The White-faced Whistling Duck is a whistling duck which breeds in sub-Saharan Africa and in South America. They prefer to eat invertebrates such as aquatic insects, mollusks and crustaceans as well as aquatic plants, seeds, and rice. They mostly eat at night.

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