Reserva Ecológica Costanera Sur

Sitio realizado por aficionados a la observación de aves desde 10 de enero 2006

Fulvous Whistling-Duck - Historic records

Order: - Family: Anatidae

12-02-20 © J. Simón Tagtachian
11-01-20 © Javier Guillermo González
04-01-20 © Luciano Massa
04-01-20 © Javier Guillermo González
01-12-19 © Sergio Cusano
24-10-19 © Luciano Massa
24-09-19 © J. Simón Tagtachian
31-08-19 © Luciano Massa
24-08-19 © Luciano Massa
16-08-19 © Gustavo F. Brahamian
28-07-19 © Javier Guillermo González
22-06-19 © J. Simón Tagtachian
19-06-19 © J. Simón Tagtachian

From left to right on the vegetation two white-faced whistling-ducks, a common gallinule, the fulvous whitling-duck and farther right a white-tufted grebe. In the water three yellow-billed teals

06-06-19 © J. Simón Tagtachian
25-05-19 © Javier Guillermo González

With yellow-billed teals swimmimng in the water and a white-faced whistling-duck bottom right

24-04-19 © J. Simón Tagtachian
10-04-19 © J. Simón Tagtachian
19-03-19 © J. Simón Tagtachian
09-02-19 © Sergio Cusano
27-09-18 © Héctor Horacio García
Total: 67

Parental care

25-11-17 © Claudia y Tito Di Mauro

01-07-17 © Cora Rimoldi

Breeding

17-10-10 © Roberto Ares

The scene had already and it was not possible to document the existence of courtship displays prior to mating. During mating the female remains under water and the male holds her by the head. After copulation both celebrate with a short but vigorous water treading as they rise parallel sticking their chests out and keeping their half-folded wings raised.

Total: 3