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White duck

Observed: 26th January 2012 By: babu1
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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White duck

White duck. Pale yellow beak.
Size approx same as mallard male.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) interacts


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Thank you all for ID. I

Thank you all for ID.
I wonder, looking at other obs of white ducks, if the lack of colour affects the bird's mating chances, and it's risk of being singled out by a predator. Does anybody know?

S Tomkins