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Australian wood duck (Chenonetta jubata) Male


Posted by unozig on Sun Dec 01, 2019 1:35 pm

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Endemic, often grazing on lawns and open areas with short grass close to rivers and billabongs.

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by Ron Day on Sun Dec 01, 2019 4:10 pm
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Quite different appearing than the wood duck of North America. Nice soft light and good detail, Zig.
 

by E.J. Peiker on Tue Dec 03, 2019 4:45 pm
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Ron Day wrote:
Quite different appearing than the wood duck of North America. Nice soft light and good detail, Zig.

The International name for this species is the Maned Duck although locally in Australia it is generally referred to as a Wood Duck.
 

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