Female Tufted Duck
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Characteristics
Colouring Dark brown body, paler flanks
Voice Deep grating growl
Feeds on Invertebrates, grain, plants
Flight Fast
Nesting Ground
Social Flocks
Female Tufted Duck
Female Tufted Duck
Page Last Updated 13/11/2017 09:25:00
Base Information
Sex Female
Age Both
Status Secure
Order Anseriformes
Family Anatidae
Species Aythya fuligula
Category Wildfowl
StdName Tufted Duck
Vital Statistics
Length 40 to 47 cms
Weight 450 to 1000 gms
Wingspan 67 to 73 cms
Lifespan 10 to 15 years
Beak Length Medium
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape Spatulate
Tail Length Short
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region NAYNorth America
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Country USYUnited States
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Region EUYEurope
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Female Tufted Duck (Species=Aythya fuligula / Standard Name=Tufted Duck)