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Southern pochard
(Red-eyed pochard)
Netta erythrophthalma
(Syn.: Metopiana erythrophthalma)
(Syn.: Phaeoaythia erythrophthalma)
(WIED, 1832)

Photo by: J. Pfleiderer (zeigt Männchen)
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:02
Information Source for Taxonomy:del Hoyo & Collar (2014) Illustrated Checklist of the Birds ot the World, Vol. 1, Non-passerines
Body length:48 - 51 cm
Weight:484 - 1018 g
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)

Current Holdings • Former Holdings
North America
  United States of America (2 Holding(s)):
  • Dallas (The Dallas World Aquarium) 
  • Tampa (Zoo - vormals Lowry Park Zoo) 
    Holding(s): 2
      South Africa (1 Holding(s)):
  • Scottburgh (Crocworld) 
    Holding(s): 1