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  • Catalan
    • Ànec canyella
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    • 황오리
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    • קזרקה חלודית
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    • Tadorna ferruginea
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    • canard des Bahamas
  • English
    • Ruddy Shelduck
  • Portuguese
    • Pato-casarca
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    • Rostgans
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    • Tarro canelo
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    • Огарь
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    • Качка-огар

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Recent observations

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

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anis

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September 25, 2016 12:17 PM AMT

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

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tkoffel

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September 20, 2014 10:22 AM EDT

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

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speedy

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September 15, 2016 12:27 PM CEST

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

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speedy

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September 15, 2016 12:25 PM CEST

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

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speedy

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September 2, 2016 12:05 PM CEST

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

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sanjaydate

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February 19, 2015 09:46 AM IST

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

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brunodurand

Date

May 13, 2014 09:06 AM SGT

Description

invasive species

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

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roby

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July 9, 2016 11:22 AM HST

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

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grassifed

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May 29, 2016 03:31 PM EDT

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Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea

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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

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anis

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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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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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