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Mallard Preening

Observed: 2nd June 2012 By: Lucy CorranderLucy Corrander’s reputation in BirdsLucy Corrander’s reputation in Birds
                               Mallard Preening

Can one tell if this is a duck or a drake without seeing its head?
Brown, grey and white bird with bright blue band. About a foot long. Bright red, webbed feet with orange tinge.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) interacts


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drake they have curly tail

drake they have curly tail feathers thats how they sex white ducks