Chestnut Teal (Anas castanea) - HBW 1, p. 605
French: Sarcelle rousse
Spanish: Cerceta Castaña
Other common names: Red/Chestnut-breasted Teal, Brown Teal (!)
Taxonomy: Mareca castanea Eyton, 1838, New South Wales.
Sometimes placed in genus Nettion. Forms superspecies with A. aucklandica. Hybridization recorded with A. gibberifrons gracilis. Monotypic.
Distribution: SW and SE Australia, Tasmania.
- Least Concern Enlarge map