Northern Shoveler
Anas clypeata
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The northern shoveler is a common and widespread dabbling duck. It breeds in northern Europe and Asia and most of North America, wintering in southern Europe, Africa, the Indian subcontinent, Southeast Asia, and Central and South America. The male in the upper photo was seen at Lake Manyara (2-17), courtesy of Karine Van der Vurst. The other photos were taken at Lake Eyasi (10-15), courtesy of Chris Schmeling.

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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-17 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Chris Schmeling, Karine Van der Vurst

Last Update this page:3-19-17