Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Ducks, Geese and Swans :: Chiloe Wigeon

Chiloe Wigeon Anas sibilatrix

Described by: Poeppig (1829)
Alternate common name(s): Southern Wigeon, (Amsterdam Island Wigeon)
Old scientific name(s): Mareca sibilatrix


Caulin, Chiloe, Chile - Dec, 2005 © Arthur Grosset 
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S. South America;
S. Chile s. from the mouth of the Rio Huanco, lower Guasco Valley, s. Atacama and c. and ne. Argentina s. from Cordoba, Entre Rios and Buenos Aires and occasionally Uruguay to Lake Blanca, Neuquen, Meseta de Strobel, Santa Cruz, Patagonia, Tierra del Fuego and the Falkland Is.
Winters n. to Uruguay, Paraguay and se. Brazil (Rio Grande do Sul).


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Aves de Chile


Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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