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  • English
    • Dabbling Ducks
    • Ducks
    • Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl
  • Scientific Names
    • Anatidae
    • Anatinae
    • Anseranatidae
    • Dendrocygnidae
  • Spanish
    • Cisnes, gansos, patos y cercetas
    • Ganso urraco

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Recent observations

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

danyu

Date

October 19, 2014 09:58 PM COT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

fimoran

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

fimoran

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

mayfly1963

Date

October 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

muir

Date

October 19, 2014 06:25 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

P1570587

What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

muir

Date

October 19, 2014 06:25 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Snow goose Chen caerulescens

Observer

kbovee

Date

October 19, 2014 08:53 AM AKDT

Description

Fairly tame. Feeding on greens along sea walk. Until crows cam along and chased it off. It circled a few times and came back. Now it swam toward me and is hanging out. Wonder if it's been fed before

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

October 19, 2014

Description

The trailing male is either half-way through its molt, or it is trans-gendered.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

muir

Date

October 18, 2014 07:24 AM EDT

Place

Dyke Marsh (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

ndodge

Date

October 19, 2014 04:08 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

speedy

Date

October 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

speedy

Date

October 19, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

The Anatidae are the biological family of birds that includes ducks, geese and swans. The family has a cosmopolitan distribution, occurring on all the world's continents except Antarctica and on most of the world's islands and island groups. These are birds that are adapted through evolution for swimming, floating on the water surface, and in some cases diving in at least shallow water. (The Magpie Goose is no longer considered to be part of the Anatidae,...

No range data available.