CHILOE WINGEON

 Mareca sibilatrix

The melodious whistle emitted by the male is at the origin of the name of the species.

WEIGHT :  800 to 950 g

FOOD seeds, plants and some small invertebrates

MORE INFO :
Family : Anatidae
Habits : in pairs
Egg-laying : 5 to 8 eggs
Incubation :  26 days
Longevity: 15 to 20 years