This striking taxidermy piece showcases the unmistakable beauty of the adult male red-crested pochard duck. With its rounded orange head, vibrant red bill, and contrasting black breast, this specimen is a true work of art. The flanks are pure white, the back exhibits rich brown hues, and the tail is elegantly black. Whether as a display piece or a collector's item, this taxidermy specimen captures the essence of this magnificent diving duck.
The male red-crested pochard is native to lowland marshes and lakes in southern Europe, as well as extending into the steppe and semi-desert regions along the Black Sea, Central Asia, and Mongolia. During the winter season, it migrates south, often reaching the Indian Subcontinent and Africa. This taxidermy piece measures 14" x 10" x 17" and is a testament to the bird's captivating beauty.