White-winged Duck Cairina scutulata

White-winged Duck Cairina scutulata



The White-winged Wood Duck, is a species of duck, usually placed in the genus Cairina and allied with the dabbling ducks. Historically, the was widely distributed from north-east India and Bangladesh, through South East Asia to Java and Sumatra. However, in 2002 it had a population of only 800, with about 200 in Laos, Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia, 150 on Sumatra, notably in Way Kambas National Park and 450 in India, Bangladesh and Burma.

Factsheet: White-winged Duck Cairina scutulata 

 

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