Classification
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All Names

  • Scientific Names
    • Aix sponsa
  • French
    • canard branchu
  • Spanish
    • Pato arcoiris
  • English
    • Wood Duck
    • acorn duck
  • 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

coachwhipbooks

Date

February 4, 2016

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Square

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

danielgeorge

Date

January 28, 2016 01:28 PM PST

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Square

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

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orangesci

Date

January 26, 2016 03:23 PM MST

Description

Swimming

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No photos or sounds

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

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picbor

Date

January 26, 2016 05:15 PM CST

Description

2; flyover

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Square

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

bobmcd

Date

January 30, 2016

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Square

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

bobmcd

Date

January 30, 2016

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

sambiology

Date

January 30, 2016

Description

Well... I ended "duck week" on a sour note... At this park, the ducks are basically domesticated and being gorged with bread and garbage food. :-/ There were loaves of bread and bags of fritos all over the place by this duck pond. Ah well. :-/

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Square

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

phylocode

Date

January 22, 2016 03:16 PM PST

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Square

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

January 28, 2016 09:41 AM PST

Description

Four (4) seen in lower pond.

Photos / Sounds

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

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falcon427

Date

June 18, 2014

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Square

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

joanseptembre

Date

January 24, 2016

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

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james5

Date

January 24, 2016
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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.