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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

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quetzalcoatl

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April 19, 2012 05:13 PM HST

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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mmcmasters

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November 30, 2014

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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billmiky

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February 27, 2009

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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fm5050

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May 2, 2015 09:06 PM EDT

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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khimmler

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January 18, 2014

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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vipulramanuj

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January 26, 2014

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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quirino

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January 2, 2012

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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feng1992

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May 30, 2015

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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marvelliott

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April 17, 2015

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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penelopetowle

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April 10, 2015

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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penelopetowle

Date

February 14, 2015

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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penelopetowle

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February 14, 2015
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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.