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Thursday, 7 February 2019

Mandarin Duck female - Aix galericulata

Photographed at the Stone Works, Cannop Ponds, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GB.











42 comments:

  1. Amazing duck. I love this bird.

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  2. Hello Bob,
    This is so amazing. Great shots of this wonderful duck.

    Greetings, Marco

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  3. One of my favourite. I love that duck.

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  4. I may have said this before, Bob. A male Mandarin is spectacular, but the female Mandarin is truly beautiful as your super images show! Another treat for the eyes - thank you!

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  5. Hello Bob,
    She is a beautiful duck. Lovely collection of photos. Have a happy day and weekend!

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  6. Hi Bob,
    Wonderful set of images of the Mandarin female, they are not so spectacular as the male but are still a beautiful duck.
    All the best, John

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  7. Don't think I've ever looked at a female Mandarin in so much detail. Lovely set of shot Bob.

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    1. Cheers Marc, you have to much the Dragonfly, that is enough for me.

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  8. She is truly lovely. Not as spectacular as her man, but very, very beautiful.

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  9. Bonito esos mandarines, Bob. por aquí no se ven.

    Saludos.

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  10. Just beautiful and ever so pretty colours.

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  11. Wonderful marking on these ducks Bob. I hope you have a lovely weekend.

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  12. They really are just as beautiful as the males--- only more monochrome! Wonderful!

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  13. Hi Bob.

    What beautiful these Mandarin Ducks.

    Groettie from Patricia.

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  14. Aún sin la espectacularidad del macho, resultan atractivas.
    Un abrazo,

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  15. Mandarin Duck male is very colorful, but female is also very pretty. Wonderful photos.
    Have a nice weekend!

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  16. Oh my God.....She is gorgeous and adorable!!
    Amazing images, Bob!!
    Happy weekend,
    Maria

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  17. Hi Bob,
    Wonderful series of photos of this Mandarin duck.
    All perfectly photographed, my compliments.
    Best regards Irma

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  18. Hi Bob,
    great to see this beautiful mandarin duck woman :-) You can also send her this side of the Netherlands so that the male mandarin duck here has a beautiful female. Really beautiful photos!

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  19. Hola Bob,lindas y magnificas tomas de este bello pato,supongo que el macho no estaria muy lejos.Un saludo.

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  20. Wonderful birds, great photos.
    Have a nice weekend
    Maria
    Divagar Sobre Tudo um Pouco

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  21. What a wonderful series of photographs of the beautiful female mandarin duck :)

    All the best Jan

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  22. the female is very delicate, very pretty. Nice images Bob.

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