spectacled duck facts
Name: Pato Anteojillo , Pato de Anteojos / Spectacled duck
Scientific Name: Anas specularis
Size: 54-55 cm (23.5 – 30 in)
From Valparaíso to Magallanes
Annual resident in fall in TPNP they from flocks on Toro Lake.
Lakes, ponds and rivers with currents that are adjacent to forests and shrub zones.
They nest on the ground and lay 5 to 7 eggs.
There is no sexual dimorphism, and they are seen in territorial pairs or family groups. They are shy.