Domestic Muscovy Duck

Cairina moschata domestica

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The domestic muscovy duck (Cairina moschata domestica) is a domesticated form of the wild muscovy duck originated in South America. It is bred for meat, feathers, eggs, pets and sometimes as guard animals.

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  1. (c) matthew gruen, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/4032087
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cairina_moschata_domestica

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