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Mallard family

Observed: 4th May 2012 By: KelsaeJohnKelsaeJohn’s reputation in BirdsKelsaeJohn’s reputation in BirdsKelsaeJohn’s reputation in BirdsKelsaeJohn’s reputation in Birds
Mallard family
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Description:

The drake shown in my last post (upending) stopped feeding, came out of the water, nudged the other drake (seen in pic 1 here) out of the way and sat down beside the mother with the ducklings - but there was no aggression involved; the ousted drake simply sat down again beside the other drake - like one big happy family. After a bit they all moved into the water together.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) interacts