Female Pochard

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Colouring Liver brown back with paler flanks
Voice Wheezing rise and fall call
Feeds on Seeds, shoots and roots
Flight Fast and direct
Nesting Semi-Floating
Social Flocks
Female Pochard
Female Pochard
Also Known As ..
Common Pochard
Page Last Updated 12/3/2019 11:55:12 PM
Base Information
Sex Female
Age Both
Status Secure
Order Anseriformes
Family Anatidae
Species Aythya ferina
Category Wildfowl
StdName Pochard
Vital Statistics
Length 16.5 to 19.3 ins
Weight 24.8 to 35.4 ozs
Wingspan 28.3 to 32.3 ins
Lifespan 8 to 10 years
Beak Length Medium
Beak Width Wide
Beak Shape Spatulate
Tail Length Short
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
Region NANNorth America
Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Female Pochard (Species=Aythya ferina / Standard Name=Pochard)