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The Puna teal is endemic to the Puna region, but it is not an endangered species. After the breeding season they are found in small rafts of ducks.


ClassificationOrder: ducks, geese, swans, and relatives; family: ducks, geese and swans
DietAquatic and marshland plants as well as microorganisms
HabitatWater bodies in the Andes at elevations between 4,000 and 4,800 m
Reproduction5–6 eggs; incubation: 25–26 days

Status according to Red List

More information you will get on the web page of the IUCN Red List.

Verbreitungsgebiet der Punaente