WHITE-EYED DUCK FACTS
The White-eyed Duck is a small brown duck with white eye and blackish bill. Female is paler brown with dark eye and blue-grey bill.
42 - 58cm
permanent swamps and lakes, large open waters, coastal swamps
cup made from reeds and sedges close to water amongst reeds or other waterside plants. Lays 9-10 creamy-white eggs.
Murray Darling basin, south east South Australia, south west Western Australia, parts of coastal NSW and southern Queensland.
Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License
|Common Name:||White-eyed Duck|