Genus Nettapus

Green Pygmy Goose - First described in 1842 by the ornithologist John Gould, its specific name is derived from diminutive of the Latin adjective pulcher "pretty". It is one of three species in the Afro-Asian genus Nettapus, an ancient and unusual group of ducks. No subspecies are recognised.

Order : Anseriformes
Family : Anatidae
Genus : Nettapus