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ducklings mallard ducklings Anas platyrhynchos,Geotagged,Mallard,United Kingdom,Winter Click/tap to enlarge

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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 WildFlower
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Uploaded Jul 7, 2017. Captured Jan 7, 2016 19:45 in 39-41 high streets peterport, Moffat GY1 2JT, UK.
  • FinePix S9400W S9450W
  • f/6.5
  • 1/512s
  • ISO800
  • 215.2mm