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Aylesbury Duck

Observed: 15th April 2010 By: Sapphire
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Description:

Aylesbury Duck at Tee Lake

Identifications
  •  
    Likely ID
    aylesbury duck
    Confidence: It might be this.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Aylesbury?

Aylesbury ducks are a distinct flightless breed - they are large, quick-growing meat birds that also lay well. At a normal body-weight of around 10lb, they are more than somewhat bigger than their ancestral mallards.
Your bird is a Heinz mallard.