Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Ducks, Geese and Swans :: Ringed Teal
Ringed Teal Callonetta leucophrys
Described by: Vieillot (1816)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Anas leucophrys
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RangeS. c. South America;
Breeds only in nw. Argentina and Paraguay.
Disperses to n., e. and se. Bolivia (Lagunillas, Santa Cruz s. to Tarija), s. Brazil (s. Mato Grosso in Vrucum, Rio Grande do Sul), Paraguay, Uruguay and ne. Argentina in Tucuman s. and e. to Santiago del Estero (Banados de Figueroa), Santa Fe and n. Buenos Aires. In flood years, it occurs as far e. as Cape San Antonio, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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