Philippine Duck

Name: 
(Dakit)
Anas luzonica

This is the only duck endemic to the Philippines. It is quite common in freshwater marshes, shallow lakes, rice fields and sometimes in secluded bays.

Breeding is observed all year round and may roost in secluded bays with up to 1200 birds recorded in Subic Bay, Luzon.

Conservation Status: 
VULNERABLE
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