African black duck

African black duck

Kingdom
Phylum
Class
Order
Family
Genus
SPECIES
Anas sparsa

The African black duck is a species of duck of the genus Anas. It is genetically closest to the mallard group, but shows some peculiarities in its behavior and plumage; it is accordingly placed in the subgenus Melananas pending further research.

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Om

Omnivore

Te

Terrestrial

Co

Congregatory

Ov

Oviparous

Pr

Precocial

Te

Territorial

Wa

Waterfowl

So

Social

Fl

Flocking

No

Not a migrant

A

starts with

Habits and Lifestyle

Seasonal behavior
Bird's call

Diet and Nutrition

References

1. African black duck Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/African_black_duck
2. African black duck on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22680170/92847774
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/615647

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