Eaton's pintail

Eaton's pintail

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Anas eatoni

Eaton's pintail is a dabbling duck of the genus Anas. It is also known as the southern pintail. The species is restricted to the island groups of Kerguelen and Crozet in the southern Indian Ocean. It resembles a small female northern pintail. It was named after the English explorer and naturalist Alfred Edmund Eaton. It is threatened by introduced species, particularly feral cats, which prey on it.

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References

1. Eaton's pintail Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eaton's_pintail
2. Eaton's pintail on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22680306/92854679

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