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  Green Pygmy-goose (Nettapus pulchellus)

Green Pygmy-goose | Nettapus pulchellus photo
Green Pygmy Goose taken in Kakadu National Park in Australia

Image by Duncan Wright - Some rights reserved.    (view image details)

GREEN PYGMY-GOOSE FACTS

distribution map showing range of Nettapus pulchellus in Australia

Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License




Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Anseriformes
Family:Anatidae
Genus:Nettapus
Species:pulchellus
Common Name:Green Pygmy-goose

Relatives in same Genus
  Cotton Pygmy-goose (N. coromandelianus)