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The Fulvous whistling-duck (Dendrocygna bicolor) belongs to the family Anatidae under the order Anseriformes.

Fulvous whistling-duck taxonomy

The Anatidae is the family of birds related to geese and swans. The family Anatidae comprises 146 species in 43 genera. It comprises seven subfamilies, including Dendrocygninae.

The family Anatidae was first introduced by William Elford Leach, MD, FRS (2 February 1791 – 25 August 1836)[1], an English zoologist and marine biologist, in the year 1820.

The subfamily Dendrocygninae was described by Heinrich Gottlieb Ludwig Reichenbach (January 8, 1793 – March 17, 1879), a German botanist and ornithologist, in the year 1850. It comprise the genus Dendrocygna.

The genus Dendrocygna was first described by William John Swainson FLS, FRS (8 October 1789 – 6 December 1855), an English ornithologist and entomologist, in the year 1837.

The genus Dendrocygna comprises eight species, including Dendrocygna bicolor. The species Dendrocygna bicolor was described by Louis Pierre Vieillot, in year 1816.

Taxonomic classification
Binomial name:Dendrocygna bicolor
Species:D. bicolor
Fulvous whistling-duck - Dendrocygna bicolor
1.Fulvous whistling-duck - Dendrocygna bicolor
Image by Nnc.banzai

Fulvous whistling duck - Dendrocygna bicolor
2.Fulvous whistling-duck - Dendrocygna bicolor
Image by David Álvarez López

Dendrocygna bicolor
3.Fulvous whistling-duck - Dendrocygna bicolor
Image by Sabine's Sunbird

Dendrocygna bicolor
4.Fulvous whistling-duck - Dendrocygna bicolor
Image by Diliff

Dendrocygna bicolor
5.Fulvous whistling-duck - Dendrocygna bicolor
Image by Alejandro Bayer Tamayo

Dendrocygna bicolor
6.Fulvous whistling-duck - Dendrocygna bicolor

Dendrocygna bicolor
7.Fulvous whistling-duck - Dendrocygna bicolor
Image by Marie Hale

Dendrocygna bicolor
8.Fulvous whistling-duck - Dendrocygna bicolor
Image by Dick Daniels

Dendrocygna bicolor
9.Fulvous whistling-duck - Dendrocygna bicolor
Image by El fosilmaníaco
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1.Image source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Dendrocygna_bicolor_wilhelma.jpg (cropped)
Author: Nnc.banzai | License: CC BY-SA 2.5 as on 7/11/18
2.Image source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/david_a_l/25284477334/ (cropped)
Author: David Álvarez López | License: CC BY 2.0 as on 7/11/18
3.Image source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Fulvous_whistling_duck.JPG (cropped)
Author: Sabine's Sunbird | License: CC BY-SA 3.0 as on 7/11/18
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Author: Diliff | License: CC BY-SA 3.0 as on 7/11/18
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Author: Marie Hale | License: CC BY 2.0 as on 7/11/18
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Author: Dick Daniels | License: CC BY-SA 3.0 as on 7/11/18
9.Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Africanduck.JPG (cropped)
Author: El fosilmaníaco | License: CC BY-SA 3.0 as on 7/11/18
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