Eurasian Wigeon

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Eurasian Wigeon
Mareca penelope
Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Anseriformes
Family: Anatidae
Genus: Mareca
Species: M. penelope
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The Eurasian Wigeon (Mareca penelope) is a species of dabbling duck found across Eurasia and northern Africa. The species is sexually dimorphic. Like its counterpart the American Wigeon, Eurasian Wigeons used to be placed in the genus Anas.

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