Cotton Pygmy-goose ( Cotton Teal). ( Nettapus coromandelianus)

Cotton Pygmy-goose ( Cotton Teal). ( Nettapus coromandelianus)

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Cotton Pygmy-goose ( Cotton Teal). ( Nettapus coromandelianus)

(L) - Male and (R) Female
The smallest resident duck. A dainty and easily overlooked bird of open lakes. It occurs throughout the low country. Breeding male has glossy blackish-green back and collar, a broad white band across the wing in flight, and grey and white under parts. Female has dull-black back, drab underparts and a dark eye-line.
WILPATTU NATIONAL PARK - SRI LANKA.
Nikon D 7100 | NIKKOR 200-500mm.

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Camera NIKON D7100
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Aperture 5.6
Exposure time 1/3200
Focus length 420.0 mm
ISO 400

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