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Chestnut Teal Anas castanea


Category E

Native Range

Australasia. South-western Australia, New South Wales, eastern Queensland and parts of Northern Territory.

British Occurence

No documented escapes known. Said to be easy to keep and fairly winter hardy. Hybridises with other Anas species and also with Brazilian Teal and Long-tailed Duck.

Where to see Chestnut Teal in captivity

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