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Old Sunday 6th September 2009, 05:07   #1
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Anas sp., Ukraine

Can it be identified by such a photo, is it a Mallard or a Shoveler?
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Old Sunday 6th September 2009, 06:25   #2
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If I had to offer an opinon, I'd say female Mallard.
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Old Sunday 6th September 2009, 13:08   #3
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Think I'd lean more towards Shoveler on what can be seen of the bill

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Old Monday 7th September 2009, 07:19   #4
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It's quite hard to say but I'm leaning towards Mallard.
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Old Monday 7th September 2009, 16:18   #5
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I think the bill is too small for Shoveller. IMO it is a Mallard.
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I'd go with Shoveler.

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