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  • Korean
    • 황오리
  • Hebrew
    • קזרקה חלודית
  • Scientific Names
    • Tadorna ferruginea
  • French
    • canard des Bahamas
  • English
    • Ruddy Shelduck
  • Portuguese
    • Pato-casarca
  • German
    • Rostgans
  • Spanish
    • Tarro canelo
  • Russian
    • Огарь
  • Belarusian
    • Качка-огар

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Recent observations

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What

Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

Observer

dcapillae

Date

October 12, 2015

Description

Adult female ruddy shelducks (Tadorna ferruginea), in Parque del Oeste, Málaga, Spain.

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

Observer

anis

Date

April 17, 2016

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

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paulcools

Date

March 10, 2016 06:44 PM GMT

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

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wouterkoch

Date

July 10, 2008

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

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ketan_a

Date

February 3, 2016

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

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pbedell

Date

February 15, 2016

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

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speedy

Date

February 17, 2016

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

Observer

misooksun

Date

January 1, 2013

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

Observer

pintail

Date

January 18, 2009

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

Observer

misooksun

Date

November 22, 2013

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What

Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

Observer

pintail

Date

November 18, 2007

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Square

What

Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

Observer

pintail

Date

October 28, 2006
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Description from Wikipedia

The ruddy shelduck (Tadorna ferruginea), known in India as the Brahminy duck, is a member of the family Anatidae. It is a distinctive waterfowl, 58 to 70 cm (23 to 28 in) in length with a wingspan of 110 to 135 cm (43 to 53 in). It has orange-brown body plumage with a paler head, while the tail and the flight feathers in the wings are black, contrasting with the white wing-coverts. It is a migratory bird, wintering in the...

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Conservation Summary

  • Portugal
    Regionalmente extinto (re) (Source: Livro Vermelho dos Vertebrados de Portugal)
    Regionalmente Extinto
Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.
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