Ruddy Duck
(Oxyura jamaicensis)
Male photographed in Audubon Zoo, New Orleans, Louisiana and the female in Huntley Meadows, Virginia, by Jim Rosso
Male in spring plumage (on the right) and female in winter plumge on the right.

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Ruddy Duck
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