Laysan Duck

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tags: Laysan Teal, Laysan Duck, Anas laysanensis, birds, mystery bird, bird ID quiz [Mystery bird] Laysan Duck, also known as the Laysan Teal, Anas laysanensis, photographed on Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge, Midway Island, Hawai’i. [I will identify this bird for you in 48 hours] Image: Joe Fuhrman, March 2010 [larger view]. NOTE: Unless you…

Anas laysanensis

tags: Laysan Duck, Anas laysanensis, endangered species, birds, conservation, Image of the Day The critically endangered Laysan Duck, Anas laysanensis, has had a very successful 2007 breeding season, say US Wildlife Biologists. Population numbers have quadrupled since 42 individuals were moved across the Pacific and released at the Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge in the…