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Hottentot Teal

The Hottentot Teal, also known as Spatula hottentota, is a dabbling duck species categorized under the genus Spatula. Endemic to the African continent, the Hottentot Teal was first described by English naturalist Thomas Campbell Eyton in 1838. The Hottentot Teal’s closest relatives include the Knob-billed Duck, Mallard, Indian spot-billed Duck, Baikal Teal, … Read more