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West Indian Whistling-Duck

Dendrocygne des Antilles

Dendrocygna arborea

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Life, Habitat & Pictures of the West Indian Whistling-Duck

B L W W W Family Latin Name
22" 56cm cm 2.5 lbs 1.13kg Anatidae Dendrocygna arborea

West Indian Whistling-Duck range

The West Indian Whistling-Duck has been reported seen in the southeastern regions of the USA coastal regions although there are no proven records to indicate this. This endangered waterfowl is native to the Caribbean islands and can be recognized by its long legs and black and white checkered flanks. It is a native bird of Cuba.

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