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Pekin Duck

Anas peking

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Pekin duck
Anas platyrhynchos domestica Pekin duck


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5 Comments

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 8 years ago

@ DanielePralong: Please give a feedback on a similar post http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/129... Thanks!

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 8 years ago

Nice!

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 8 years ago

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

Liz Frisch
Liz Frisch 8 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
DanielePralong 8 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: http://www.flickr.com/photos/levina_de_r...

Liz Frisch
Spotted by
Liz Frisch

İstanbul, Turkey

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

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