Madagascar Teal Anas bernieri


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Further resources

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Anas bernieri. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/madagascar-teal-anas-bernieri on 27/09/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 27/09/2023.