(108) 46 cm; 570 g
M > F. Only pink-billed duck in region with dark crown. F has
steeper forehead than M.
duller and with less distinct scaling.
common resident, nomadic; in large flocks during non-br season.
inland water bodies.
grass and aquatic seeds and fruits.
gives soft swizzling whizzt or zee, F a loud quaaak.
Nests on dry ground close to water.