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Khaki Campbell Mallard

Anas platyrhynchos domesticus


Some kinda hybrid, or albino? Flocking with mallards, but larger. Looked through Sibley's Guide to Western N.A., came up empty handed. Any clues?

1 Species ID Suggestions

Liam 10 years ago
Khaki Campbell Mallard
Anas domesticus

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Atul 10 years ago

lovely snap!!

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 10 years ago

Nice click,

KarenL 10 years ago

Nice shot!

Liam 10 years ago

Looks like maybe a young Khaki Campbell drake, a domestic breed.

Leah M
Leah M 10 years ago

Nice pic! I would say its just a large leucistic mallard judging by the different color head...but that's a guess. This is what makes project Noah so great!

KennethCox 10 years ago

My best guess is that it is a domestic/mallard hybrid...

dungeonmasterShu 10 years ago

i'm empty on this one too... thought immature shelduck of sorts, but nothing to confirm... may be hypomelanistic?

KennethCox 10 years ago

It is probably so common, I will feel foolish when I find out!

alicelongmartin 10 years ago

good picture!

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 10 years ago

I don't see it in Birds of Europe by Jonsson either. An odd duck!

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Portland, Oregon, USA

Spotted on Oct 22, 2011
Submitted on Oct 23, 2011

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