Diving duck commonly found on
small ponds during migration.
Ring-necked Duck
Aythya collaris
(L 17" WS 25" Wt 1.5 lb)
Viera Wetlands
09Feb2012
female
Note: Bright white ring
around the bill more obvi-
ous than the purplish one
around the neck.
Lake Morton; Lakeland, FL
16Jan2017