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Mallard (Male) - Anas platyrhynchos Part of a pair -- one of many on the river that day.<br />
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Habitat: River<br />
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Habitat: River <br />
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Mallard (Male) - Anas platyrhynchos

Part of a pair -- one of many on the river that day.

Habitat: River

Mallard (Female) - Anas platyrhynchos This pretty lady had a lot to say/complain about. There were multiple mating pairs of mallards on the river and all were quiet except for this female. She was quacking so much that I couldn't help but wonder if her mate regretted pairing with her.<br />
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Habitat: River <br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/110573/pair_of_mallards_-_anas_platyrhynchos.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/110572/mallard_male_-_anas_platyrhynchos.html Anas,Anas platyrhynchos,Geotagged,Mallard,United States,Winter,duck

Pair of Mallards - Anas platyrhynchos Habitat: River<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/110571/mallard_female_-_anas_platyrhynchos.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/110572/mallard_male_-_anas_platyrhynchos.html Anas platyrhynchos,Geotagged,Mallard,United States,Winter

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The mallard or wild duck is a dabbling duck that breeds throughout the temperate and subtropical Americas, Eurasia, and North Africa, and has been introduced to New Zealand, Australia, Peru, Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina, Chile, Colombia, the Falkland Islands, and South Africa.

Similar species: Ducks, Geese, Etc.
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded Mar 13, 2021. Captured Mar 11, 2021 16:09 in Main St S Southbury Plaza Shopping Ctr, Southbury, CT 06488, USA.
  • Canon EOS 90D
  • f/3.5
  • 1/256s
  • ISO100
  • 100mm