Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Ducks, Geese and Swans :: Lake Duck

Lake Duck Oxyura vittata

Described by: Philippi (1860)
Alternate common name(s): Argentine Lake Duck, Argentine Ruddy-duck, Argentine Blue-bill, Argentine Blue-billed Duck
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors

Photographs

Buenos Aires, Argentina - Nov, 2003 © Harold Stiver  Buenos Aires, Argentina - Oct, 2004 © Harold Stiver 
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Range

S. South America;
C. and s. Chile s. from Atacama to Llanquihue and c. and s. Argentina s. from San Juan and La Rioja to Santa Cruz and Tierra del Fuego (rarely).
Winters n. to Paraguay, Uruguay and se. Brazil (Rio Grande do Sul) n. to 25S.

Videos

No videos are available for this species

Sounds

No sounds are available for this species

References

Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.

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