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Wood duck (male)

Aix sponsa

Description:

The Wood duck is a medium sized perching duck. it has a tan on its lower sides, brown with spotting on its breast and brown on its rump, it has a deep green head with a crest that slicks back with bold white lines, and a bright orange bill.

Habitat:

Wooded open bodies of water through out much of the United States.

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2 Comments

Lukas Ferrenburg
Lukas Ferrenburg 8 years ago

Wood ducks are my favorite!

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

So colorful!

Lukas Ferrenburg
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Lukas Ferrenburg

Oregon, USA

Spotted on Oct 26, 2012
Submitted on Oct 26, 2012

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