Maccoa duck (Oxyura maccoa)

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Maccoa duck fact file

Maccoa duck description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderAnseriformes
FamilyAnatidae
GenusOxyura (1)

Information on the maccoa duck is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

French
Erismature maccoa.
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Maccoa duck status

Classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Near Threatened

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (October, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org/
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Male maccoa duck calling  
Male maccoa duck calling

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