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Plumed whistling duck


These ducks have a very distinct silhouette. With a long, lowered neck and short, rounded wings, they’re easily identifiable. Plumed whistling ducks can also be identified by their namesake trait- their whistle call.

  • Conservation StatusLeast Concern
  • Life span8-10 years
  • Body size16.5-23.5 in.
  • Native habitat Grasslands, inland wetlands, and marine areas of norhtern and eastern Australia
  • DietGrass
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