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Record details

BirdPix:   20439
Province:   Western Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3418AB
Observer:   Craig Christie
Date of record:   2015-09-22
Number of photos:   1
Notes:   Looks like it may be escaped pet, has green cable tie around leg
Last updated:   2020-12-03 13:24:41
Sp. code:   1017
Species name:   Aix galericulata
Common name:   Mandarin Duck
Family:   Anatidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Mandarin Duck
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map
VM-number: 20439 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Malcolm Robinson
Comment:   Mandarin Duck (Aix galericulata)
Date:   2015-09-25 16:30:49
Species name:  
Species code:   0
Comment number:   2
By:   Lisl van Deventer
Date:   2017-08-17 15:53:19
Species name:   Aix galericulata -- Mandarin Duck
Species code:   1017

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