Brazilian Teal
Amazonetta brasiliensis
The Brazilian Teal (Amazonetta brasiliensis) is also called Brazilian Duck by some authors. The species is a resident of the lowlands of South America from Columbia to parts of Argentina. The two in this shot were at Hato El Cedral, Apure, Venezuela, in April, 1992. The photos were taken with a Canon T-90 & Sigma 500mm F/4.5 lens mounted on a Bogen tripod. Kodachrome 64 film was used.