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  • Persian
    • نوک پهن
  • Finnish
    • lapasorsa
  • German
    • Löffelente
  • Scientific Names
    • Anas clypeata
  • French
    • canard souchet
  • English
    • Northern Shoveler
    • spoonbill duck
  • Spanish
    • Pato cucharón-norteño
    • Pato cucharón norteño
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • NSHO
  • Portuguese
    • Pato-colhereiro

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Recent observations

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

valter

Date

November 5, 2005 05:17 PM WET

Description

Location: Europe > Portugal > Algarve

Date Photo Taken: November 5, 2005

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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juancruzado

Date

August 31, 2014 09:57 AM CDT

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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lilysativa

Date

January 10, 2015

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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lkholt

Date

February 7, 2015

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

lkholt

Date

February 7, 2015

Description

Trio of Northern Shoveler ducks, two hens and a drake.

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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guevara-medina

Date

September 19, 2011

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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ralcaraz

Date

August 30, 2007 11:35 AM MST

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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ralcaraz

Date

August 30, 2007 11:35 AM MST

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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ralcaraz

Date

August 29, 2007 02:18 PM MST

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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quetzalcoatl

Date

April 19, 2012 05:13 PM HST

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

mmcmasters

Date

November 30, 2014

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

billmiky

Date

February 27, 2009
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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.