Northern Shoveler

photo by Walter Siegmund

Scientific classification

Order

Anseriformes

Family

Anatidae

Subfamily

Anas

Species

clypeata

Appearance

* Medium sized duck with white breast and green head (male). De female has a brown plumage
* Prominent long and wide bill
* Size: 44-52 cm

Habitat

Wetlands

Countries

Africa
Americas
Asia
Europe
Oceania

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