Birds of Colombia

    ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae (Ducks, Geese and Swans)  
Genus: Anas (8 species, 47 worldwide)


Northern Pintail
Northern Pintail (Anas acuta)
United States  
   
Photograph by Alan Schmierer   Image has been placed in the Public Domain.

American Wigeon
American Wigeon (Anas americana) Male
Green Cay Nature Center, Delray Beach, Florida, USA  
   

Andean Teal
Andean Teal (Anas andium andium)
Cajas National Park, Ecuador  
   

White-cheeked Pintail
White-cheeked Pintail (Anas bahamensis bahamensis)
Garden of the Groves, Lucaya, Bahamas  
   

Northern Shoveler
Northern Shoveler (Anas clypeata) Male
 
   

Northern Shoveler
Northern Shoveler (Anas clypeata) Female
Green Cay Nature Center, Delray Beach, Florida, USA  
   

Cinnamon Teal
Cinnamon Teal (Anas cyanoptera)
Miami Zoo, Miami, Florida, USA
  Female similar to female Blue-winged Teal.
   

Blue-winged Teal
Blue-winged Teal (Anas discors) Male
Green Cay Nature Center, Delray Beach, Florida, USA  
   

Blue-winged Teal
Blue-winged Teal (Anas discors) Female
Bogota, Colombia  
   

A small duck (as are all teals) that migrates from north America to the tropics.

Yellow-billed Pintail
Yellow-billed Pintail (Anas georgica)
Buenos Aires, Argentina  
   


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