Teal ( Male )
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Taken at Doonfoot on 4th March 2015 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.




 


Taken at Doonfoot
on 3rd December 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Female
Taken at Doonfoot on 22nd March 2015 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.

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Eclipse
Taken at Musselburgh on 8th October 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.


In Flight
Taken at Doonfoot on 3rd December 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Teal.
Species :
Order:
Family:
Local names:
Anas crecca.
Anseriformes.
Anatidae.

Site Of Nest:
Materials:
Food:
Plumage:




Length:
Breeding Period:
Eggs:

Near lakes, ponds, estuaries.
Down lined hollow near water.
Dabbles for seeds, snails, fly larvae.
Male:Grey body.
Chestnut head,cream edged green
band around the eye.
Narrow, horizontal white band along the side.
Female:Similar to female mallard.
34-38cms
April-June. 1 brood.
8-11
Voices: