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Malacorhynchus (pink-eared duck)

Synonyms: Malacorhynchos; Malacorynchus

Wikipedia Abstract

Malacorhynchus is a genus of duck within the family Anatidae. It has one living species, the pink-eared duck (M. membranaceus), while one species, Scarlett's duck (Malacorhynchus scarletti), became extinct in New Zealand in the 16th century.
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Malacorhynchus membranaceus (Pink-eared Duck) (Attributes)
Malacorhynchus scarletti (Scarlett's duck)

External References

Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2022). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2023-06-13; License: CC BY 4.0