Ducks, Geese and Swans (Anatidae)

Marbled Teal (Marmaronetta angustirostris) - HBW 1, p. 613

French: Sarcelle marbrée German: Marmelente 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.