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Plumed Whistling-Duck

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Alternate name
Dendrocygna eyton Scientific name
Anseriformes Order
Dendrocygnidae Family
42-60cm Length
Inland waters, lakes, rivers, pools, grassland, bogs, marshes, swamps, fens, peatlands & flooded areas. Range [Austrailia:- Norfolk Island, Australian Northern Territory, New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria & Western Austrailia.] [Indonesia:- Irian Jaya & New Guinea,] Island of New Guinea [Melanesia:- (Solomons archipelago:- Solomon Islands:- Makira-Ulawa Province, Rennell and Bellona Province,) Papua New Guinea, ] [New Zealand:- North Island New Zealand & South Island New Zealand.] Habitat
Eight to fourteen eggs, Incubation, 30 days, by both parents. Clutch
.Grasses, seed & small aquatic invertebrates. Food  
Monogamous Habits
345 - TSN: 175050 World Number
Least Concern Status

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Plumed Whistling Duck Peter Woodall Lake Galletly, UQ Gatton Australia XC36981 calls (C)

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Czech: Husicka australská, husička australská
Danish: Australsk Trćand
German: Eytons Baumente, Gelbfussbaumente, Gelbfuß-Pfeifgans, Sichelpfeifgans
English: Eyton's Tree-Duck, Eyton's whistling duck, Eyton's Whistling-Duck, Grass Whistling Duck, Grass Whistling-Duck, Plumed Tree Duck, Plumed Tree-Duck, Plumed Whistling Duck, Plumed Whistling-Duck, Red-legged Tree-Duck
Spanish: Pato silbador adornata, Suirirí australiano, Yaguasa Adornada
Estonian: rohtla-vilepart
Finnish: Sirppiviheltäjäsorsa
French: Dendrocygne d'Eyton
Irish: Feadlacha Eyton
Indonesian: Belibis Rumbai
Italian: Anatra fischiatrice piumata, Dendrocigna falcata, Dendrocigna piumata
Japanese: kazariryuukyuugamo
Japanese: カザリリュウキュウガモ
Latin: Dendrocygna eytoni, Dendrocygna eytonii
Dutch: Australische Fluiteend, Eyton boomeend, Eyton-fluiteend, Eytons Fluiteend, Gepluimde boomeend
Norwegian: Prydplystreand
Polish: drzewica australijska
Russian: Древесная утка Итона, Свистящая Утка Эйтона
Slovak: stromárka kosierkavá
Swedish: Plymvisseland
Chinese: 尖羽树鸭
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