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AUSTRALIAN WOOD DUCK (Chenonetta jubata)
Biodiversity > Birds > Rare visitors and vagrants

Australian Wood duck female

Vagrant. Two records. An adult male was seen by Tony Dymond at Moseley Park Swamp on 24–27 September 1991 (Morris & Burton 1993). The same bird was reported the following month (Andrew & Eades 1992). 

One adult female bird was seen by Ian Hutton at Moseley Park on 15 and 16 December 2011, feeding with the Mallard Pacific Black ducks. (LHI Museum record sheet)


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