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Pekin Duck (Long Island Duck)

Anas platyrhynchos domestica


Either that or a hybrid crested duck-something else where the crest just didn't happen. But I'd assume pekin is more likely. This was, unfortunately, the closest I could get. Both ducks took off when I took a few more steps.


Hermann Park.


Some American coots there in the background.

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Houston, Texas, USA

Lat: 29.72, Long: -95.39

Spotted on Nov 3, 2012
Submitted on Nov 4, 2012


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