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Muscovy duck struts his stuff This guy was definitely the alpha duck in this lake in Piedmont Park, Atlanta. He took a well deserved stretch after be put the beat down on some of the other would-be suitors in the area. Cairina moschata,Geotagged,Muscovy duck,United States,Winter Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Muscovy duck struts his stuff

This guy was definitely the alpha duck in this lake in Piedmont Park, Atlanta. He took a well deserved stretch after be put the beat down on some of the other would-be suitors in the area.

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  1. Epic shot! Posted one year ago

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The Muscovy duck is a large duck native to Mexico, Central, and South America. Small wild and feral breeding populations have established themselves in the United States, particularly in the lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas and South Florida as well as in many other parts of North America, including southern Canada. Feral Muscovy ducks are found in New Zealand, Australia, and in parts of Europe.

They are a large duck, with the males about 76 cm or 30 inches long, and weighing up.. more

Similar species: Ducks, Geese, Etc.
Species identified by denniruz
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Uploaded Mar 2, 2018. Captured Mar 2, 2018 14:13 in 929 Charles Allen Dr, Atlanta, GA 30309, USA.
  • NIKON D500
  • f/6.3
  • 1/2000s
  • ISO400
  • 500mm