American Wood Duck (Aix sponsa) - HBW 1, p. 598
French: Canard carolin
Spanish: Pato Joyuyo
Other common names: Wood Duck, Carolina Duck/Wood Duck
Taxonomy: Anas Sponsa Linnaeus, 1758, North America = Carolina ex Catesby.
Distribution: W, C and SE North America; W Cuba.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
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A swimming male
Locality Schwerin Zoological Garden, Schwerin, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
Rainer Mönke 13 May 2011 2 years ago 3.7
A male and female resting together.
Locality Oregon, USA (United States)
firstname.lastname@example.org 1 year ago 3.6
A male posing on a pond
Locality Arcata Marsh & Wildlife Sanctuary, Arcata, Humboldt County, California, USA (United States)
AndrewSmith 11 May 2012 1 year ago 3.6
A close-up of of the head of an adult male.
Locality Jurong Bird Park, Singapore (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 18 October 2011 1 year ago 3.6
Male wood duck
Locality Fort Worth, Texas, USA (United States)
Bill Dixon 16 February 2011 2 years ago 3.6
Adult pair perched on a log in a pond.
Locality William L. Finley National Wildlife Refuge, Benton County, Oregon, USA (United States) (Monotypic species)
Pia Öberg 27 February 2006 2 years ago 3.6
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