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Order Anseriformes

an ser uh form' Ez, web-footed birds, including ducks, geese, and swans

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Mandarin Duck (Aix galericulata)
Mandarin Duck (Aix galericulata)

Wood Duck (Aix sponsa)
Wood Duck (Aix sponsa)
one of the most recognizable birds in the United States

Northern Pintail (Anas acuta)
Northern Pintail (Anas acuta)
aka sprig

American Wigeon (Anas americana)
American Wigeon (Anas americana)
aka baldpate

Northern Shoveler (Anas clypeata)
Northern Shoveler (Anas clypeata)

Green-Winged Teal (Anas crecca)
Green-Winged Teal (Anas crecca)

Cinnamon Teal (Anas cyanoptera)
Cinnamon Teal (Anas cyanoptera)

Blue-Winged Teal (Anas discors)
Blue-Winged Teal (Anas discors)

Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)
Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)

Australasian Shoveler (Anas rhynchotis)
Australasian Shoveler (Anas rhynchotis)

Black Duck (Anas rubripes)
Black Duck (Anas rubripes)

Gadwall (Anas strepera)
Gadwall (Anas strepera)
aka gray duck

White-Fronted Goose (Anser albifrons)
White-Fronted Goose (Anser albifrons)

Snow Goose (Anser caerulescens)
Snow Goose (Anser caerulescens)

Lesser Scaup (Aythys affinus)
Lesser Scaup (Aythya affinis)

Redhead (Aythya americana)
Redhead (Aythya americana)

Ring-Necked Duck (Aythya collaris)
Ring-Necked Duck (Aythya collaris)

Canvasback (Aythya valisineria)
Canvasback (Aythya valisineria)

Brant (Branta bernicla)
Brant (Branta bernicla)

Canada Goose (Branta canadensis)
Canada Goose (Branta canadensis)

Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola)
Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola)

Common Goldeneye (Bucephala clangula)
Common Goldeneye (Bucephala clangula)

Barrow's Goldeneye (Bucephala islandica)
Barrow's Goldeneye (Bucephala islandica)

Muscovy Duck (Cairina moschata)
Muscovy Duck (Cairina moschata)

Emperor Goose (Chen canagica)
Emperor Goose (Chen canagica)

Ross' Goose (Chen rossi)
Ross' Goose (Chen rossi)

Trumpeter Swan (Cygnus buccinator)
Trumpeter Swan (Cygnus buccinator)

Tundra Swan (Cygnus columbianus)
Tundra Swan (Cygnus columbianus)

Mute Swan (Cygnus olor)
Mute Swan (Cygnus olor)

Harlequin Duck (Histrionicus histrionicus)
Harlequin Duck (Histrionicus histrionicus)

Hooded Merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus)
Hooded Merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus)

White-Winged Scoter (Melanitta fusca)
White-Winged Scoter (Melanitta fusca)

Surf Scoter (Melanitta perspicillata)
Surf Scoter (Melanitta perspicillata)

Red-Breasted Merganser (Mergus serrator)
Red-Breasted Merganser (Mergus serrator)

Ruddy Duck (Oxyura jamaicensis)
Ruddy Duck (Oxyura jamaicensis)

Steller's Eider (Polysticta stelleri)
Steller's Eider (Polysticta stelleri)

Spectacled Eider (Somateria fischeri)
Spectacled Eider (Somateria fischeri)

King Eider (Somateria spectabilis)
King Eider (Somateria spectabilis)

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