Northern Shoveler

Northern Shoveler

Anas clypeata

Picture: Teus Luijendijk

Apparently a very rare species on the Madeira islands. This bird was present in the Lugar de Baixo pond, together with a female Gadwall, another rarity here.

   Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata   male; videograb (approx. 250x).
   Lugar de Baixo, 28 November 2004.

 


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