=a Duck; from =I swim, and a foot.
Bill Goose-like, narrowing in front. Lamellae concealed. Tail short, rounded, of twelve feathers. Hind toe with narrow lobe. Placed in British Museum Catalogue under Plectropterinae.
Game, Shore And Water Birds Of India
Le Messurier, Augustus. Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India Fourth Edition, 1904.
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