Green Pygmy-goose (Nettapus pulchellus) - HBW 1, p. 597
French: Anserelle élégante
German: Australische Zwergente
Spanish: Gansito Australiano
Other common names: Green Dwarf-goose/Goose
Taxonomy: Nettapus pulchellus Gould, 1842, Port Essington, Northern Territory.
Distribution: S New Guinea, tropical N Australia.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
A female on the water, stretching its wings and preening Locality Vogelpark Walsrode, Walsrode, Lower Saxony, Germany (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 11 August 2006 4 years ago 35 sec 3
A male swimming, then a female joining Locality Mareeba Wetland, Queensland, Australia (Monotypic species)
Peter Nash 22 October 2006 6 years ago 38 sec 2.6
A pair swimming Locality Mareeba Wetland, Queensland, Australia (Monotypic species)
Peter Waanders 7 August 2004 6 years ago 14 sec 2.3
A female preening next to two males Locality Northern Territory, Australia (Monotypic species)
Rigdon Currie 31 October 2004 5 years ago 2 sec 2