Ducks, Geese and Swans (Anatidae)

Hottentot Teal (Anas hottentota) - HBW 1, p. 611

French: Sarcelle hottentote German: Hottentottenente Spanish: Cerceta Hotentote

Taxonomy: Querquedula hottentota Eyton, 1838, western coast of South Africa, near Orange River, Cape Province.
Sometimes placed, together with A. versicolor, in genus Punanetta. Synonym A. punctata rejected. Monotypic.

Distribution: L Chad; Ethiopia to Cape Province; Madagascar.