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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 9 years ago
Khaki Campbell Mallard
Anas domesticus

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Atul 9 years ago

lovely snap!!

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 9 years ago

Nice click,

KarenL 9 years ago

Nice shot!

Liam 9 years ago

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

Leah M
Leah M 9 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 9 years ago

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

dungeonmasterShu 9 years ago

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

KennethCox 9 years ago

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

alicelongmartin 9 years ago

good picture!

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 9 years ago

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

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

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