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Northern Pintail

Anas acuta

Description:

Adult Male breeding. The Northern Pintail is called the "greyhound of ducks". What an elegant and beautiful duck!

Habitat:

Shallow ponds and marshes.

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5 Comments

JAG
JAG 7 years ago

Thank you!!

gatorfellows
gatorfellows 7 years ago

very nice :)

beaker98
beaker98 7 years ago

Gorgeous!

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

Had heard of these. Did not expect them to be such beauties!!

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

definitely a beauty!!
I have been trying to catch these at Newhall Park!! Have not seen any yet.

JAG
Spotted by
JAG

Huntington Beach, California, USA

Spotted on Dec 21, 2013
Submitted on Jan 6, 2014

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