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  • Comb Duck

    Knob Billed or African Comb Duck

    (Sarkidiornis melanotos)

  • Comb Duck

    "Quack-tastic Encounter: The Knob-Billed Celebrity of Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary!"


    📸 Behold the glamourous resident of Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary, Haryana – the Knob-Billed or African Comb Duck, captured in all its feathery glory by our intrepid birder and wildlife paparazzo extraordinaire! 🦆✨


    Nestled in the heart of Haryana, the Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary is no stranger to avian A-listers, but the Knob-Billed Duck has certainly stolen the spotlight with its distinctive appearance. With a knob that would make any red carpet diva jealous, this dapper duck is the epitome of avian elegance.


    Caught on camera our feathered friend seems to be striking a quack-tastic pose, as if saying, "Move over, swans, the real royalty has arrived!"


    One can't help but marvel at the intricacy of nature's design in this avian fashionista. The comb-like structure on its bill adds a touch of sophistication, making it the talk of the pond.


    As I stealthily snapped this portrait, it was impossible not to chuckle at the charming antics of our knob-nosed celebrity. With feathers ruffled just right and that unmistakable knob stealing the show, this Knob-Billed Duck proves that in the bird world, it's not just about wing power but also about the quirk factor.


    So, the next time you find yourself at Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary, keep an eye out for this dashing duck with the knobbed beak – the true trendsetter of the avian catwalk! 📸🦢




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