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  • 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
  • Portuguese
    • Pato-colhereiro

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Date

March 31, 2015

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917. San Juan del Río, Querétaro.
Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos ITSJR.

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Pato cucharón-norteño Anas clypeata

Date

March 31, 2015

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917. San Juan del Río, Querétaro.
Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos ITSJR.

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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crusty

Date

March 23, 2015

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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fm5050

Date

March 29, 2015 02:50 PM EDT

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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joshualincoln

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February 18, 2015

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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scottking

Date

March 29, 2015 02:01 PM CDT

Description

Northern Shoveler
Great Western Industrial Park
Randolph, Minnesota

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Date

March 29, 2015

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917. San Juan del Río, Querétaro.
Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos ITSJR

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Pato cucharón-norteño Anas clypeata

Date

March 29, 2015

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917. San Juan del Río, Querétaro.
Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos ITSJR

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

March 28, 2015

Description

Amidst the Coots

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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dwest

Date

March 27, 2015 11:44 AM PDT

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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anudibranchmom

Date

March 28, 2015 09:04 AM PDT

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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dwest

Date

March 27, 2015 11:48 AM PDT
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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.