Pacific Black Duck

Anas superciliosa pelewensis

Order

ANSERIFORMES

Family

Ducks, Geese and Swans (Anatidae)

Code 4

Non-AOU

Code 6

ANASUP

ITIS

HEAD

Pacific Black Duck Head Illustration
  • Bill Shape: Spatulate
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Head pattern: Striped
  • Crown Color: Black
  • Forehead Color: Black and buff stripes.
  • Nape Color: Buff and brown mottled pattern.
  • Throat Color: Buff
  • Cere color: No Data

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BODY

Pacific Black Duck Body Illustration
  • Length Range: 46-61 cm (18-24 in)
  • Weight: 601-1400 g (21.2-49.4 oz)
  • Size: Large (16 - 32 in)
  • Color Primary: Brown
  • Underparts: Brown
  • Upperparts: Brown
  • Back Pattern: Scaled or scalloped
  • Belly Pattern: Scaled or scalloped
  • Breast Pattern: Scaled or scalloped

FLIGHT

Pacific Black Duck Flight Illustration
  • Flight Pattern: Direct flight with rapid wing beats.
  • Wingspan Range: 81-91 cm (32-36 in)
  • Wing Shape: Pointed-Wings
  • Tail shape: Rounded Tail
  • Tail Pattern: Solid
  • Upper Tail: Brown
  • Under Tail: Brown
  • Leg Color: Orange
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