Classification
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All Names

  • English
    • Mallard Duck
    • Mallard
  • Scientific Names
    • Anas platyrhynchos
    • Anas platyrhynchos platyrhynchos
    • Anas platyrynchos
  • French
    • canard colvert
  • Spanish
    • Pato de collar
  • German
    • Stockente
  • Japanese
    • マガモ
  • Portuguese
    • Pato-bravo
    • Pato-real
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • MALL
  • Italian
    • Germano reale

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Recent observations

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

marvelliott

Date

August 19, 2014

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

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marvelliott

Date

October 19, 2014

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Pekin Duck Anas platyrhynchos ssp. domesticus

Observer

nolafrog

Date

October 20, 2014 04:45 PM CDT

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

nolafrog

Date

October 20, 2014 04:30 PM CDT

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

chamaeleo

Date

October 20, 2014 02:55 PM CEST

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

danyu

Date

October 19, 2014 09:58 PM COT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

fimoran

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

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P1570587

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

muir

Date

October 19, 2014 06:25 AM EDT

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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.

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P1570499

What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

muir

Date

October 18, 2014 07:24 AM EDT

Place

Dyke Marsh (Google, OSM)

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

speedy

Date

October 19, 2014

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

speedy

Date

October 19, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

The Mallard (/ˈmælɑrd/ or /ˈmælərd/) or Wild Duck (Anas platyrhynchos) is a dabbling duck which breeds throughout the temperate and subtropical Americas, Europe, Asia, and North Africa, and has been introduced to New Zealand and Australia. This duck belongs to the subfamily Anatinae of the waterfowl family Anatidae.

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.