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Tadorna cana
Tadorna cana
Cape Shelduck
Photographer: H. Vannoy Davis
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 1340 3162 2722 0060 (2005-02-28)

Copyright © 2005 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Oct 1972
  • location   Africa
  • photo category: Animal - Bird

  • common names   Cape Shelduck (HBW )
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    1. Reviewed by Michael Frankis    Mar 16, 2008

    Action: changed name from "Alopochen aegyptiaca" to "Tadorna cana "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Plumage matches female Tadorna cana, not Alopochen aegyptiaca"

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