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Mallard duck

Anas platyrhynchos

Description:

Mallard ducks are very widespread and one of the most recognizable species. The males have a characteristic green head while the females are mottled brown.

Habitat:

Mallard ducks live in ponds: these two ducks were spotted at the duck pond near Budewig Intermediate School.

Notes:

There were several females at the pond but only one male.

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Welcome to Project Noah kaitlinarnold6
Nice first spotting,congrats and thanks for sharing
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kaitlinarnold6

Houston, Texas, USA

Spotted on Dec 14, 2014
Submitted on Dec 14, 2014

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