Scientific Name: Dendrocygna autumnalis
Description: 18-21 inches; face grey; bill pink, eyes white; upperparts chest reddish brown; underparts, rump and under tail black; white wing patch; legs pink. Juvenile: bill grey; plumage much paler than adult.
Habitat: ponds, lakes –wetlands;
Statue: Resident Breeder
- Birds of Barbados by P.A Buckley, Edward Massiah, Maurice B. Hutt, Francine G. Buckle
- Helm Field Guides- Birds of the West Indies by H. Raffaele, J. Wiley, O. Garrido, A.Keith, J. Raffaele
- National Geographic- Field Guide to the Birds of North America edited by Dunn and Alderfer
|Parents with ducklings|