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Species profile—Nettapus pulchellus (green pygmy-goose)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Anatidae (geese, swans and ducks) → Nettapus pulchellus (green pygmy-goose)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Anatidae (geese, swans and ducks)
Scientific name
Nettapus pulchellus Gould, 1842
Common name
green pygmy-goose
WildNet taxon ID
1983
Alternate name(s)
goose-teal
green dwarf goose
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Wetland status
Wetland Indicator Species
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Species environment
Aquatic & Terrestrial

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=1983

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
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