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  • Scientific Names
    • Anas platyrhynchos
    • Anas platyrhynchos platyrhynchos
    • Anas platyrynchos
  • French
    • canard colvert
  • English
    • Mallard
  • 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

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

james3

Date

July 9, 2014

Description

The middle duck might be a Gadwall.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

wildmarin

Date

July 7, 2014 05:09 PM PDT

Description

looks like a couple of juveniles - first summer birds. no other adults were around- these two seemed like they were on their own in the creek

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

finatic

Date

July 6, 2014 11:22 AM PDT

Place

Lindo Lake (Google, OSM)

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

sara4

Date

July 5, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

sara4

Date

July 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

sterling

Date

June 15, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

sterling

Date

June 15, 2014

Description

there was a breeding pair with a nest

Photos / Sounds

What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

pinky

Date

January 3, 2014 10:12 AM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

pinky

Date

November 28, 2013 01:49 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

charro

Date

May 19, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

nilpf

Date

July 7, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

charro

Date

May 15, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Una pareja

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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.