Ferruginous Duck, White-eyed Pochard (Aythya nyroca)
From: Pierre@home.be (Pierre)
Subject: Quack-Quack series - Po_Quack_12_Le_Fuligule_Nyroca.jpg
Date: Tue, 28 Nov 2000 18:18:03 GMT
Ferruginous Duck or White-eyed Pochard (Aythya nyroca) is a medium-sized diving duck. Their breeding habitat is marshes and lakes with a metre or more water depth. These ducks breed in southern and eastern Europe and southern and western Asia. They are somewhat migratory, and winter farther south and into north Africa.