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Northern Shoveler

Anas clypeata

Description:

Bird with a green head, white chest and red underbelly.

Habitat:

Lake Hodges

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5 Comments

CindyBinghamKeiser
CindyBinghamKeiser 8 years ago

:) Thank you docfinsdave! I'm still learning but most importantly, I love taking them!

CindyBinghamKeiser
CindyBinghamKeiser 8 years ago

I aimed to take his pic in the water and he took off. Lucky :)

Hema
Hema 8 years ago

i am assuming you had to be very patient to catch it in mid air!

CindyBinghamKeiser
CindyBinghamKeiser 8 years ago

I really liked it's shovel bill! The colors also stood out from the other birds.

Hema
Hema 8 years ago

I will remember that. Green Head ,white chest and red under belly.....

San Diego, California, USA

Spotted on Jan 18, 2012
Submitted on Jan 18, 2012

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