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

16-10-21 © Héctor Horacio García
09-10-21 © Javier Guillermo González
19-09-21 © Javier Guillermo González
18-09-21 © Sergio Cusano

Between rosy-billed pochards

16-09-21 © Liliana H. Rodríguez
16-09-21 © Gustavo F. Brahamian
28-08-21 © Javier Guillermo González
16-08-21 © Liliana H. Rodríguez

With neotropic cormorants at the back

29-07-21 © Gustavo F. Brahamian
24-07-21 © J. Simón Tagtachian
10-07-21 © Javier Guillermo González

With silver teal on the left adn rosy-billed pochards above

06-07-21 © Milena LLopis

With six white-faced whistling-ducks

24-06-21 © J. Simón Tagtachian

Between rosy-billed pochards

20-06-21 © Sally Dietrich

This fulvous whistling-duck was alone among several white-faced whistling-ducks

12-06-21 © Javier Guillermo González
24-10-20 © J. Simón Tagtachian
24-10-20 © Héctor Horacio García
24-10-20 © Javier Guillermo González

With a silver teal behind, a coot and a plumbeous rail on the right. A dog's head in the circle in the water

24-10-20 © Javier Guillermo González

With a rosy-billed pochard and two silver teals

12-02-20 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Total: 91

Parental care

25-11-17 © Claudia y Tito Di Mauro

01-07-17 © Cora Rimoldi


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