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Pekin Duck

Anas peking

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Pekin duck
Anas platyrhynchos domestica Pekin duck

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Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 10 years ago

@ DanielePralong: Please give a feedback on a similar post Thanks!

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 10 years ago


DanielePralong 10 years ago

You're welcome Liz! It's a very common confusion:-)

Liz Frisch
Liz Frisch 10 years ago

Thank you Daniele :-)
I did not know the difference between a Domestic Goose and a Pekin Duck, will change the description now!

DanielePralong 10 years ago

Hi Liz! This is not a domestic goose but a Pekin duck. The difference is mostly visible at the bill. Here's a domestic goose for you:

Liz Frisch
Spotted by
Liz Frisch

İstanbul, Turkey

Spotted on Apr 12, 2012
Submitted on Oct 10, 2012

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