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Ring-necked duck

Aythya collaris

Description:

This is a male Ring-necked duck and it is very similar in pattern to the Eurasian tufted duck. Here is a video of it preening: https://youtu.be/m8AxE5TW720

Habitat:

Spotted at Marlake at the West Hylebos Wetlands Park.


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2 Comments

Brian38
Brian38 2 months ago

Thank you so much Neil.

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 2 months ago

Lovely spotting. He's such a handsome little guy. Cheers for the video too :)

Brian38
Spotted by
Brian38

Federal Way, Washington, USA

Lat: 47.29, Long: -122.33

Spotted on Jan 18, 2020
Submitted on Jan 19, 2020

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