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  • Portuguese
    • Pato-colhereiro
  • Scientific Names
    • Anas clypeata
  • French
    • canard souchet
  • English
    • Northern Shoveler
    • Northern Shoveller
    • spoonbill duck
  • Spanish
    • Pato cucharón-norteño
    • Pato cucharón norteño
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • NSHO

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Recent observations

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

ahcarney

Date

November 11, 2014

Description

Notable by its distinct "shovel"-like bill shape

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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dgoetz

Date

November 19, 2014 02:30 PM PST

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Square

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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dpom

Date

November 23, 2014 02:00 PM PST

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Square

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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chuckd

Date

November 23, 2014

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Square

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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ericisley

Date

November 23, 2014

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Square

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Pato cucharón-norteño Anas clypeata

Observer

eliza_torres_b

Date

November 22, 2014 02:51 PM CST

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Square

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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dpom

Date

November 22, 2014 11:33 AM PST

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Square

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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dpom

Date

November 23, 2014 02:28 PM PST

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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tlengyell

Date

November 23, 2014 10:00 AM PST

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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colinmorita

Date

November 23, 2014 11:44 AM HST

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Square

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

ericisley

Date

November 23, 2014

Description

A bit of an odd colored Northern Shoveler here

Photos / Sounds

Square

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

danielled83

Date

November 23, 2014 10:43 AM PST
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Description from Wikipedia

The Northern Shoveler (/ˈʃʌvələr/; Anas clypeata), or Northern Shoveller in British English, sometimes known simply as the Shoveller, is a common and widespread duck. It breeds in northern areas of Europe and Asia and across most of North America, wintering in southern Europe, Africa, the Indian subcontinent, Southeast Asia, and Central, and northern South America. It is a rare vagrant to Australia. In North America, it breeds along the southern edge of Hudson Bay and west...

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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.