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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

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dpom

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October 30, 2014 09:33 AM PDT

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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rangerrich

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October 28, 2014 08:26 AM PDT

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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anudibranchmom

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October 27, 2014 08:40 AM PDT

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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marvelliott

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August 30, 2014

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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dpom

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October 27, 2014 11:11 AM PDT

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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anewman

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May 25, 2007

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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kaitlin

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October 23, 2014

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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davidh001

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October 21, 2014

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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jmaughn

Date

October 21, 2014

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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paloma

Date

October 21, 2014 01:40 PM PDT

Description

with a Northern Pintail behind it

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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chamaeleo

Date

October 12, 2014 01:50 PM CEST

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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loloscheiner

Date

October 12, 2014
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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.