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Mandarin Duck  Aix galericulata,Mandarin Duck Click/tap to enlarge

Mandarin Duck

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  1. I don't know this bird's species. I shot this photo near a lake in Lakeland, FL. Posted 8 years ago
    1. Well done! This is a Mandarin Duck (Aix galericulata), another introduced species.
      Posted 8 years ago
      1. thanks! Posted 8 years ago

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The Mandarin duck, or just Mandarin, is a medium-sized, East Asian perching duck, closely related to the North American wood duck. It is 41–49 cm long with a 65–75 cm wingspan.

Similar species: Ducks, Geese, Etc.
Species identified by Emilia
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By Emilia

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Uploaded Apr 26, 2014. Captured Feb 27, 2014 11:14.
  • NEX-7
  • f/5.6
  • 1/200s
  • ISO250
  • 129mm