Classification
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All Names

  • English
    • American Wood Duck
    • Wood Duck
    • acorn duck
  • Italian
    • Anatra sposa
  • Scientific Names
    • Aix sponsa
  • French
    • canard branchu
  • Spanish
    • Pato arcoiris
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • WODU
  • Portuguese
    • Pato-carolino
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 林鴛鴦
  • German
    • Brautente
  • Russian
    • Каролинская утка
    • Каролинка

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Recent observations

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What

Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

gordon_dietzman

Date

March 28, 2016 03:54 PM CDT

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

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gordon_dietzman

Date

March 30, 2016 04:22 PM CDT

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

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tnewman

Date

December 7, 2016

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

1 seen with 3 mallards and 2 mallard-domestic hybrids.

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

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gordon_dietzman

Date

May 1, 2016 03:03 PM CDT

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

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ck2az

Date

February 2, 2014 03:22 PM MST

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

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ck2az

Date

February 2, 2014 03:28 PM MST

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

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ellen5

Date

November 27, 2016

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

these ducks always keep to the farther, more secluded end of the pond

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

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kalamurphyking

Date

February 25, 2016 11:36 AM CST

Description

Rain pool inside the White Rock Lake fish hatchery. It is a Riparian Forest.
Male

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

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fer_valentinez

Date

July 2, 2016 11:12 AM HST

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

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scottstolsenberg

Date

September 12, 2016 06:32 PM EDT

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

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scottstolsenberg

Date

August 4, 2016 06:20 PM EDT

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

joanseptembre

Date

December 3, 2016 01:16 PM PST

Description

Taking a nap, but keeping an eye on me at the same time!

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Description from Wikipedia

The Wood Duck or Carolina Duck (Aix sponsa) is a species of perching duck found in North America.

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Conservation Summary

Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.
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