White-faced Whistling Duck

This bird is known as the whistling duck for its high-pitched call.

These birds gather in flocks numbering in the hundreds and forage primarily at night.

Africa
South America

At A Glance

Habitat

Fresh water lakes, marshes, swamps, and flood plains

Diet

Grasses, seeds, rice, pondweed and tubers

Location

Tropics & Subtropics of Africa & South America