Marbled Teal (Marmaronetta angustirostris) - HBW 1, p. 613
French: Sarcelle marbrée
Spanish: Cerceta Pardilla
Other common names: Marbled Duck
Taxonomy: Anas angustirostris Ménétriés, 1832, Lenkoran.
Often placed in genus Anas. Considered to be a link between dabbling ducks and pochards (Aythyini). Monotypic.
Distribution: S Spain and N Africa through Middle East and W Asia to extreme W China.
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VideosSee all 15 videos
bathing Locality Souss Massa National Park, Souss-Massa-Draâ Region, Morocco
Juan Sanabria 1 April 2012 3 years ago 35 sec 4.5
Bird swimming in the Massa river Locality Souss Massa National Park, Souss-Massa-Draâ Region, Morocco
Juan Sanabria 1 April 2012 2 years ago 41 sec 4.2
Adults, born from introduced pairs, in Communal Courtship. Locality Racconigi, Piedmont Region, Italy (Monotypic species)
Pierandrea Brichetti 28 March 2015 20 weeks ago 44 sec 4
Adults, born from introduced pairs, preening and flying away. Locality Racconigi, Piedmont Region, Italy (Monotypic species)
Pierandrea Brichetti 29 May 2015 20 weeks ago 47 sec 4
A duck standing in shallow water, then flapping wings and swimming. Locality Santillana Zoo, Santillana del Mar, Cantabria, Spain (Monotypic species)
Carlos Fabregat 26 August 2007 2 years ago 31 sec 3.8
Three birds feeding on the ground. Locality Dallas Zoo, Dallas, Texas, USA (United States) (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 18 June 2012 2 years ago 20 sec 3.8
PhotosSee all 20 photos
Locality Racconigi, Piedmont Region, Italy
Cristiano Crolle 14 July 2012 3 years ago 4.4
a female Marbled teal with a duckling (out of a total of 11), very early in the morning in a sewage reservoir.
Locality Jezreel Valley, Israel (Monotypic species)
Shai Agmon 20 July 2012 3 years ago 4.2
Cerceta Pardilla muy escasa en la Península, se puede encontrar en la Comunidad Valenciana desembocadura del Guadalquivir
Locality Elche, Alicante, Valencian Community, Spain
Venancio Gran 13 August 2015 1 week ago ADDED LAST MONTH 4
A swimming bird
Locality S'Albufera de Mallorca Natural Park, Mallorca, Balearic Islands, Spain (Monotypic species)
Michael Schmitz 30 April 2015 1 week ago ADDED LAST MONTH 4
Adult resting. S,Albufera.
Locality S'Albufera de Mallorca Natural Park, Mallorca, Balearic Islands, Spain
Juan José Bazán Hiraldo 4 January 2014 1 year ago 4
Bird swimming in a natural reserve (in the wild)...from captivity ??
Locality Camargue, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France (Monotypic species)
Christophe Gouraud 5 October 2008 6 years ago 4