Harlequin Ducks

Harlequin Ducks

Harlequin Ducks

Harlequin Ducks

Aren’t they beautiful?

The Harlequin drake is very distinct and can be confused with no other waterfowl species. The basic body color is a deep slate blue, enlivened by white stripes, crescents and spots on the head, neck and scapulars. The sides and flanks are chestnut colored. The bill is blue-gray with a pale nail and the legs and feet are grayish.

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