What do female ducks do to incubate?
They gently place their bodies over their eggs so their body heat will keep the eggs warm.
Male ducks are called drakes. Some people call female ducks hens but this gets confused with chickens. The generic term for ducks of all species (male or female) is duck. Baby ducks are called ducklings no matter what gender. Hope that helped! x :) The Female duck is called a duck. It is true that a lot of people call female ducks hens but that is a misunderstanding. Female ducks are called ducks.