05 April 2013 14:42 Filed in: Anatidae Shelducks Ducks France Cote d'Azur Camargue Romania Danube Delta
© GW - monacoeye.com, all rights reserved. Camargue, France
Bird name: Common Shelduck
Latin: Tadorna tadorna
Other: Tadorne de Belon (Fr),
Family: Anatidae • Ducks, Shelducks
The Common Shelduck is fairly widespread in France year round. These were seen in the Camargue and in Nice. A large attractive duck.
Below, pair of Common Shelducks, Camargue, France, December.
Below, Common Shelducks fly past Flamingos in Camargue, France, January.