Order ANSERES

Order ANSERES.

Bill straight, with distinct nail at tip of upper mandible. Margins of bill laminated ( Merginae serrated). Tarsus reticulated at back, and generally in front. Desmognathous. Young hatched covered with down and able to run at once.
Hind toe not lobed CYGNUS SWANS.
ANSER GEESE.
SARCIODORNIS
SPUR-WINGED GEESE.

ASARCORNIS .

RHODONESSA
Hind toe narrowly lobed DENDROCYCONA

WHISTLING TEAL.

TADORNA
SHELDRAKES.

CASARCA
SPATULA SHOVELLERS.

ANAS WILD DUCKS.
EUNETTA
CHAULELASMUS
NETTIUM TEAL.

MARECA WIGEONS.
DAFILA PINTAIL DUCKS,
QUERQUEDULA GARGANEY TEAL.
NETTOPUS . COTTON-TEAL.

MARMARONETTA MARBLED TEAL.
Hind toe broadly lobed . NETTA
POCHARDS.

NYROCA
FULIGULA .

CLANGULA .

ERISMATURA .

MERGUS
MERGANSERS.
MERGANSER .

BookTitle: 
Game, Shore And Water Birds Of India
Reference: 
Le Messurier, Augustus. Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India Fourth Edition, 1904.
Title in Book: 
Order ANSERES
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
248
Volume: 
4th ed.
id: 
13126

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