Tadorna ferruginea (Ruddy Shelduck) is a species of birds in the family Anatidae. It is associated with freshwater habitat. It is found in the Afrotropics, the Indo-Malayan Realm, and the Palearctic. Ruddy Shelduck is a diurnal omnivore. Individuals can grow to 1640 g. Reproduction is dioecious. Ruddy Shelduck has parental care (pair provides care). It relies on flight to move around.
EOL has data for 23 attributes, including: