Radjah Shelduck Tadorna radjah

When love is in the air, watch out! Radjah shelducks will aggressively defend their mating territories.

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ORIGIN:
New Guinea and northern Australia

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HABITAT:
Coastal wetlands

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HEIGHT/WEIGHT:
2 lbs
Length: 18-24 in

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DIET:
Small invertebrates and aquatic plants

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PREDATORS:

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NATURAL DEFENSES:

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REPRODUCTION:
28-day incubation

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THREATS:
Habitat loss

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LIFE EXPECTANCY:
15 yrs

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