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 Andean Duck 

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wpe2D.jpg (19379 bytes) Alternate name
Oxyura ferruginea  Scientific name 
Anseriformes Order
Anatidae Family   
42-48 cm               Length
Rivers, streams, creeks, lakes Habitat
5-15 eggs, incubated in 23-26 days. Clutch    Eggs
Aquatic plants and creatures. Food    Diet
355 World No

Sometimes treated as a sub-species of Ruddy Duck  Least Concern                        


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