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Mandarin duck female

Observed: 19th May 2010 By: RobertSRobertS’s reputation in BirdsRobertS’s reputation in Birds
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Description:

Lone female, among Mallards

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

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Almost certainly correct

Female mandarin and Carolinas (wood duck in USA) are EXTREMELY similar and often confused, but given location, and general balance of probability, this is probably a mandarin female
http://www.shawcreekbirdsupply.com/woodduck_info2.htm