Cape Shelduck South African Shelduck Tadorna cana

Cape Shelduck
Cape Shelduck
The Cape (or South African) Shelduck, as its name suggests, comes from southern Africa. The male looks like a Ruddy Shelduck with a light-mid grey head. The female is like a Ruddy Shelduck with a dark grey head and a white face. They pair for life but females outnumber males.
Cape Shelduck drake
Cape Shelduck male
Cape Shelduck female
Cape Shelduck
Cape Shelduck
Cape Shelduck pair
Cape Shelduck
Cape Shelduck male
Cape Shelduck female