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

Square

Observer

dhobern

Date

September 28, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

heales14

Date

January 12, 2014

Place

Foster Park (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

15355695115_e27d2a055d_s

What

Pato cucharón-norteño Anas clypeata

Observer

atakamara

Date

September 24, 2014 12:11 PM MDT

Place

La Paz (Google, OSM)

Description

El de la derecha.

Photos / Sounds

15351613752_c0b23e79c5_s

What

Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

finatic

Date

September 20, 2014 08:40 AM PDT

Description

Riverside County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

September 23, 2014 10:07 AM PDT

Description

Large bill noted, and 8 to 10 of these ducks observed today.

Photos / Sounds

15117052277_3d824fb1f9_s

What

Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

jaykeller

Date

September 20, 2014 09:42 AM PDT

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
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.