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Falcated Duck Anas falcata   - Pair
Falcated Duck
Photographer : © Kannan Achi Sundararajan
Location :Merbeel, Assam, India
Date : 30 December 2012
English synonyms:Falcated Teal, Bronze-capped Teal
Bird Family :Anatini - Typical Ducks
Bird Group :ANSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Near Threatened
Remarks :We were watching a group of Ferruginous Ducks and Lesser Whistling Ducks in the water, when we spotted this pair on the far bank. We saw a lone pair of them - didn't find any more nearby. - KAS