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  • Spanish
    • Pato cucharón-norteño
    • Pato cucharón norteño
    • Pato cuchara
  • French
    • Canard souchet
  • Korean
    • 넓적부리
  • Japanese
    • ハシビロガモ
  • Italian
    • Mestolone
  • Catalan
    • Ànec cullerot
  • Scientific Names
    • Anas clypeata
  • English
    • Northern Shoveler
    • spoonbill duck
  • Russian
    • Широконоска
  • Belarusian
    • Качка-лапаноска
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • NSHO
  • Portuguese
    • Pato-colhereiro
  • Hebrew
    • מרית צפונית
  • German
    • Löffelente
  • Finnish
    • lapasorsa
  • Persian
    • نوک پهن

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Recent observations

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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ldjaffe

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January 20, 2017 01:07 PM PST

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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mazer

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November 1, 2014 04:59 PM PDT

Description

With Black Necked Stilt (reported seperately)

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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wendy5

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January 20, 2017 04:44 PM PST

Description

I've noticed more Northern Shovelers at Chinese Gardens over the past few days. They must be relieved the frozen lagoon thawed.

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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barlin

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January 18, 2017 05:18 AM PST

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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jblinde

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January 20, 2017 02:54 PM CST

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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tnewman

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January 20, 2017

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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monicaorna

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December 24, 2014

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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ck2az

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January 18, 2017 01:23 PM MST

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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ck2az

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January 18, 2017 01:21 PM MST

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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ck2az

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January 18, 2017 06:02 PM MST

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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wendy52

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January 12, 2017

Description

First time seeing these...fun!

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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mlodinow

Date

August 7, 2012 10:57 AM MDT
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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.
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