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Frozen pond Brr...not too cold for these birds. Click/tap to enlarge

Frozen pond

Brr...not too cold for these birds.

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The mallard 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, the Falkland Islands, and South Africa. This duck belongs to the subfamily Anatinae of the waterfowl family Anatidae. The male birds have a glossy green head and are grey on wings and belly while the females have mainly brown-speckled plumage. Both sexes have an area of white-bordered black.. more

Similar species: Ducks, Geese, Etc.
Species identified by Lychee
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Uploaded Sep 4, 2014. Captured Feb 28, 2009 15:16 in 682-698 U.S. 1, York, ME 03909, USA.
  • Canon PowerShot A560
  • f/5.5
  • 1/1244s
  • ISO250
  • 23.2mm