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Biziura lobata  Scientific name 
Anseriformes Order
Anatidae Family   
Males 60 - 70 cm    Females are 47 - 55 cm           Length
Deep inland waters edged with reeds. Also coastal. Habitat
3-4 maybe up to 10 little data. mother feed chicks until quite developed. Clutch    Eggs
Aquatic invertebrates, fish and plant life. Food    Diet
Female swims under water from nest to conceal it's location.    Habits
360 World No

Least Concern                          


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