Ducks and Other Wetland Birds
Feeding on Duckweed (Lemna spp.)

Bird Species  
Scientific Name Common Name
Cynus buccinator Trumpeter Swan
Cygnus olor Mute Swan
Aix sponsa Wood Duck
Anas acuta Northern Pintail
Anas americana American Wigeon
Anas clypeata Northern Shoveler
Anas crecca Green-Winged Teal
Anas discors Blue-Winged Teal
Anas platyrhynchos Mallard
Anas rubripes Black Duck
Anas strepera Gadwall
Athya affinis Lesser Scaup
Athya americana Redhead
Athya collaris Ring-Necked Duck
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy Duck
Fulica americana American Coot
Gallinula chloropus Common Moorhen
Porphyrio martinica Purple Gallinule
Porzana carolina Sora Rail

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