Classification
Within iNaturalist.org

All Names

  • 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

Guide Colors

Extras

Taxonomic changes »

Taxon schemes »

Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon »

Flickr invite link »

Wikipedia taxobox »

Tree Browser »

Search descendant taxa »

Embed a widget for this taxon on your website »

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

15291213451_07219940d6_s

What

Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

jmaughn

Date

September 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

15034424149_02ec5a545b_s

What

Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

jmaughn

Date

September 12, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

cmstinson

Date

March 12, 2014

Description

Drake in small pond, also seen in flight.

Photos / Sounds

Ns

What

Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

kokhuitan

Date

December 27, 2008 04:52 AM SGT

Description

Non-breeding plumage with Whimbrels.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

asemerdj

Date

February 28, 2013 04:44 PM PST

Description

Northern Shovler

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

dhobern

Date

August 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

dweeks

Date

April 12, 2014 06:30 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

August 19, 2014 11:06 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

11046159875_f6f3d3a714_s

What

Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

crotalinae

Date

November 23, 2013 10:52 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

nvarvel

Date

March 18, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

nvarvel

Date

January 26, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

nvarvel

Date

May 5, 2012
View all observations

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...

Logo-eee-15px

Conservation Summary

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