Genus QUERQUEDULA

GENUS, Querquedula, Stephens.

Bill of moderate length and of uniform width, slightly raised at the base ; the lamella? not apparent; the nail small, and the tip obtuse; wings long and pointed; tail wedge shaped, of 14 or 16 feathers.

BookTitle: 
Handbook to the Birds of the Bombay Presidency
Reference: 
Barnes, Henry Edwin. Handbook to the birds of the Bombay Presidency, 1885.
Title in Book: 
Genus QUERQUEDULA
Book Author: 
Barnes, H. Edwin
Year: 
1885
Page No: 
409
M_ID: 
407
M_SN: 
Anas
Term name: 
id: 
12176

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