Reserva Ecológica Costanera Sur

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

White-faced Whistling-Duck - Dendrocygna viduata

Order: Anseriformes - Family: Anatidae
Habitat: Ponds and marshes
All records since January 2014
Sounds
© José L. Merlo
4 1 14 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Adult
Sirirí pampa/White-faced Whistling- Duck15 12 14 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Rear half of head black, front half, white. Rufous neck. Flanks finely barred black and white
Sirirí pampa/White-faced Whistling- Duck14 10 13 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Sirirí pampa/White-faced Whistling- Duck21 12 14 © Carlos González Ledo
Sirirí pampa/White-faced Whistling- Duck19 7 14 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Sirirí pampa/White-faced Whistling- Duck2 14 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Sirirí pampa/White-faced Whistling- Duck
Hybrid duck/Pato híbrido8 14 © Sergio Cusano
See Atypical Ducks
Sirirí pampa/White-faced Whistling- Duck30 5 10 © Carlos González Ledo
White-faced Whistling-Ducks are gregarious except during the breeding season when they isolate to nest.
Sirirí pampa/White-faced Whistling-Duck5-2006 © Roberto Ares
Before the 2008 drought we saw five groups this big scattered in the Gull and Duck Ponds.
Sirirí pampa/White-faced Whistling-Duck27 3 15 © Gustavo F. Brahamian
Breeding
siriri pampaC CYT 9 1413 9 14 © Claudia Y Tito Di Mauro Sirirí pampa/White-faced Whistling- Duck20 2 14 © Nicolás Giorgio
Sirirí pampa/White-faced Whistling- Duck22 11 14 © Gustavo F. Brahamian Sirirí pampa/White-faced Whistling- Duck23 2 14 © Carlos González Ledo
Sirirí pampa/White-faced Whistling- Duck2 12 14 © Sergio Cusano Sirirí pampa/White-faced Whistling- Duck29 11 14 © J. Simón Tagtachian

Courtship © Amelia Besana

The familiar gang © Roberto Ares
More photographic records since January 2013