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Garganey,small dabbling duck
 


Scientific Name : Anas querguedula 
Phylum : Chordata 
Class : Aves 
Order : Anseriformes 
Family : Anatidae 
Genus : Anas 
Species : querguedula 
Vernacular Name :  
Life Span : 20-30 years  
Weight : 316-502 g  
Reproduction : Attain sexual maturity at 1-2 years of age.7-8eggs are laid. 
Fascinating Facts : They feed by skimming.male produce crackling mating call ,female is silent 
Habits : Wetland  
Food Habits : aquatic plants  
Conservation Status : LRLC 
Status based on Wildlife Protection ACT 1972 : Schedule IV 
   

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