Harteman Wildfowl, presented by Jan Harteman

Wildfowl news and updates:

Mar 25

Posted by jan VIP ,      0 Comment(s)    Add a Comment comment-icon.png   116,104

A brief history of the first white-winged wood ducks in captivity

bontkopeend.jpg

This might be the first captive breeding pair of white-winged wood ducks ever (1936, D.G. Schuyl). Pictured in "Siergevogelte" (1941, van Gink). Five ducklings were reared as described in Peter Scott's Waterfowl of the World, Volume III (1959). 
A brief history of the first birds in captivity is summarized here

Back   
 
Add Comment:
Please login or register to add a comment or get notified when a comment is added.
Powered by liveSite Get your free site!