Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Ducks, Geese and Swans :: Andean Duck
Andean Duck Oxyura ferruginea
Described by: Eyton (1838)
Alternate common name(s): Colombian Ruddy-duck, Peruvian Ruddy-duck
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeAndes of w. South America;
(1) C. and n. Colombia (Cauca, Boyaca, Purace and Cundinamarca).
(2) S. Colombia (Narino), Ecuador, Peru (Lake Junin), c. and w. Bolivia (La Paz, Cochabamba at Lake Corami, Santa Cruz near Gutierrez, Oruro at Lake Uru-Uru), w. and s. Argentina (on plains s. of the Rio Negro) and Chile in Andes s. to Aysen and lowlands from Aconcagua s. to n. Tierra del Fuego (Isla Grande).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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