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240213-0708 Gosander

Observed: 24th February 2013 By: ajhjob
240213-0708 Gosander
Description:

is this a gosander?

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) interacts

Comments

ajhjob's picture

Dont disagree with the ducks

Dont disagree with the ducks in the foreground being Mallards. However the larger one in the middle is not like any of the other birds on the lake (smaller than the geese but bigger than ducks and moorhens)and is the one I cannot identify exactly.

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Also a mallard

One with some 'domestic' mallard in there as well. not massively far away from the one at the top of the article here - http://10000birds.com/manky-mallards-domestic-feral-or-just-plain-odd-ma...