Ducks, Geese and Swans (Anatidae)

Mandarin Duck (Aix galericulata) - HBW 1, p. 598

French: Canard mandarin German: Mandarinente Spanish: Pato Mandarín

Taxonomy: Anas galericulata Linnaeus, 1758, China.
Sometimes placed in genus Dendronessa. Monotypic.

Distribution: Scattered in SE USSR, NE China, Japan. Introduced in S England.