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White Muscovy Duck

Cairina moschata


All Muscovy Ducks have long claws on their feet and a wide flat tail. In the domestic drake (male), length is about 86 cm (34 in) and weight is 4.6–6.8 kg (10–15 lb), while the domestic hen (female) is much smaller


Found a group of these ducks in a local village In Sapa, North Vietnam Found next to a small pond

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SeanWeekly 11 years ago

Thanks guys :D

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 11 years ago

Beautiful !!!

Atul 11 years ago

nice one pal!!

SeanWeekly 11 years ago

Thanks for the comment and the help LauraMaria :)

LauraMaria 11 years ago

It looks like a Muscovy duck, or at least the result of a cross-breed with a Muscovy duck! The wiki article doesn't have good photos, but if you search for it in Google Images you'll find some that look more like this duck :) Nice portrait

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Lào Cai, Viet Nam

Spotted on Nov 23, 2011
Submitted on Dec 14, 2011

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