Duclair Duck    Male
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Taken at Stevenson on 22nd May 2016 with Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.




 

Taken at Balloch on 2nd January 2016 with Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Male
Taken at Balloch on 17th November 2014 with
Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.

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Taken at Stevenson on 23rd April 2017 with Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Female
Taken at Stevenston on 10th November 2013 with
Panasonic Lumix LX5 with Leica Televid Spotting Scope.


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In Flight
Taken at Musselburgh on 3rd May 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Duclair Duck. ( Hybrid )
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Duclair Ducks originated in Normandy, France.
A white patch is always found in the neck region . The plumage is stacked with dry black feathers.
The drakes of this breed weigh in at about 6-7 pounds, and the females weigh in at about 5-6 pounds.
Duclair ducks lay about 80-100 eggs or more very year. The eggs are dark green and weigh about 60-65g. This breed is categorized as a good forager. They feed on slugs and snails.