Range. - North America, breeding from northern United States northward; rare on the Pacific coast.
Another small species, known by the blue wing coverts and the white crescent in front of eye. They nest in the same localities with the preceding species, placing their nest of grass and weeds on the ground in meadows near water. Eggs buffy white. Six to twelve in number. Size 1.90 x 1.30.
Blue-winged Teal. Cinnamon Teal.