Hottentot Teal Anas hottentota

Hottentot Teal
Hottentot Teal drake (above)
Hottentot Teal
Hottentot Teal
The Hottentot Teal duck (female - above) has similar plumage and bill to the male.
The Hottentot Teal is native to sub-Saharan Africa. In eastern and southern Africa it migrates but in western Africa it remains sedentary.
The Hottentot Teal of Africa is a little similar (plumage, patterning, dark crown, light cheek, blue bill) to the Silver Teal and the Puna Teal of South America.