Vertigo's picture

Cayuga Duck?

Observed: 2nd January 2012 By: VertigoVertigo’s reputation in BirdsVertigo’s reputation in Birds
Duck
DSC_0036
Description:

Colourful duck, slightly bigger than the mallards it was with

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) interacts

Comments

mbf45's picture

Species

A Cayuga is a variety of domestic duck and is the same species as a Mallard.

Norwichnaturalist's picture

Melanistic

Looks like a melanistic type

Colin Jacobs.
Wild Flower Society member
Norwich
Norfolk
vc27
http://www.thewildflowersociety.com/