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Female Mallard walking across on Lawn

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Female mallard caugth walking across lawn.
Female mallard caugth walking across lawn.

General Attributes (Click an attribute to find more related items)

Family:Anatidae
Genus:Anas
Species:Mallard
Species:Anas platyrhynchos

Location Attributes (Click on location to find more related items)

City:Barrie
Country:Canada
County:Simcoe County
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Northern Pintail Male - Eating - Minesing Wetlands

Northern Pintail Male looking for food. A female can be seen in the background. Taken in the Minesing Swamp in April 2014.

Photo Attributes:Aves, Canada, Simcoe County, Anatidae, Anas, Anseriformes, 2014, Chordata , Minesing Wetlands, Minesing Swamp, Nottawasaga River, Anas acuta,
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Male Northern Pintail swimming in the spring runoff at the Minesing Wetlands. Located in Ontario Canada.  This digital zoomed photo was taken in April 2014.
Northern Pintail Male - Minesing Wetlands

Male Northern Pintail swimming in the spring runoff at the Minesing Wetlands. Located in Ontario Canada. This digital zoomed photo was taken in April 2014.

Photo Attributes:Aves, Canada, Simcoe County, Anatidae, Anas, Anseriformes, 2014, Chordata , Minesing Wetlands, Minesing Swamp, Nottawasaga River, Anas acuta,
In these galleries:Animals, Birds, Ducks, Rivers, Water

Male Mallard swimming in Lake Simcoe at Heritage Park in Barrie.
Female Mallard at Heritage Park in Barrie

Male Mallard swimming in Lake Simcoe at Heritage Park in Barrie.

Photo Attributes:Barrie, Canada, Simcoe County, Anatidae, Anas, 2011, Heritage Park, Mallard, Anas platyrhynchos,
In these galleries:Animals, Birds, Ducks

Male Mallard swimming in Lake Simcoe at Heritage Park in Barrie.
Male Mallard at Heritage Park in Barrie

Male Mallard swimming in Lake Simcoe at Heritage Park in Barrie.

Photo Attributes:Barrie, Canada, Simcoe County, Anatidae, Anas, 2011, Heritage Park, Mallard, Anas platyrhynchos,
In these galleries:Animals, Birds, Ducks

A pair of mallards making their way.
Male and Female Mallard walking across on Lawn

A pair of mallards making their way.

Photo Attributes:Barrie, Canada, Simcoe County, Anatidae, Anas, Mallard, Anas platyrhynchos,
In these galleries:Animals, Backyard, Birds, Ducks

Male Mallard walking across lawn.
Male Mallard walking across on Lawn

Male Mallard walking across lawn.

Photo Attributes:Barrie, Canada, Simcoe County, Anatidae, Anas, 2011, Mallard, Anas platyrhynchos,
In these galleries:Animals, Backyard, Birds, Ducks

Mallards during sunset on Lake Menominee.
Mallards in Muskoka Sunset

Mallards during sunset on Lake Menominee.

Photo Attributes:Canada, Muskoka, Anatidae, Anas, 2009, Menominee Lake, Anas platyrhynchos, Mallard, Ontario,
In these galleries:Animals, Ducks, Lakes, Scenic, Sunsets

Photo of female Mallard in Minominee Lake in Muskoka, Ontario, Canada
Female Mallard in Muskoka

Photo of female Mallard in Minominee Lake in Muskoka, Ontario, Canada

Photo Attributes:Barrie, Canada, Simcoe County, Anatidae, Anas, Muskoka, 2009, Mallard, Anas platyrhynchos, Ontario,
In these galleries:Animals, Birds, Ducks
Photo Specific Links:Menominee Lake Fat Sheet (pdf)
Information of Menominee Lake from the Lakes of Muskoka web site.



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Related Links

Animals Gallery Links:Animal Pictures at National Goegraphic
Animal Planet
Animals.com
Birds Gallery Links:Atlas of Breeding Birds of Ontario
This web site, which serves as a complement to the book, contains several items that you can access online, such as species distribution and effort maps, various interactive data summaries, options to download the raw data and more.
Bird Feeder (wikipedia)
WhatBird.com
Useful site for identifying birds by various attributes.
Ducks Gallery Links:Duck - Wikipedia
From site:Duck is the common name for a number of species in the Anatidae family of birds. The ducks are divided between several subfamilies in the Anatidae family; they do not represent a monophyletic group but a form taxon, since swans and geese are not considered ducks.
Ducks Unlimited Canada
A Wetland and Wildlife Conservation Organization
Anas Links:The Anas genus on wikipedia
from site: Anas is a genus of dabbling ducks. It includes mallards, wigeons, teals, pintails and shovelers in a number of subgenera. Some authorities prefer to elevate the subgenera to genus rank. Indeed, as the moa-nalos are very close to this clade and may have evolved later than some of these lineages, it is rather the absence of a thorough review than lack of necessity that this genus is rather over-lumped.
Anatidae Links:The Anatidae Family (ducks, geese) on wikipedia
from site: Anatidae is the biological family of birds that includes ducks, geese and swans. The family has a cosmopolitan distribution, occurring on all the world's continents except Antarctica and on most of the world's islands and island groups. These are birds that are adapted through evolution for swimming, floating on the water surface, and in some cases diving in at least shallow water. (The Magpie Goose is no longer considered to be part of the Anatidae, but is placed in its own family An
Barrie Links:City of Barrie Web Site
Official web site for The Corporation of the City of Barrie.
Canada Links:Canada - Wikipedia
Government of Canada Site
Official web site for the Government of Canada.
Mallard Links:Mallard Species on Wikipedia
from site: The male birds have a bright green or blue head, while the female is light brown. The Mallard lives in wetlands, eats water plants, and is gregarious. It is also migratory. The Mallard is the ancestor of all domestic ducks, and can interbreed with other species of genus Anas. However, a potentially terminal side effect of this vast interbreeding capability is gradual genetic dilution, which is causing rarer species of ducks to become at risk for extinction
The Life Story of the Mallard from Ducks Unlimited
Detailed information about the mallard duck.

Photo Data

Make:SONY
Model:SLT-A33
DateTime:2011:06:22 23:21:21
Exposure Time:1/160
F:56/10
ISO:500
DateTimeDigitized :2011:06:06 14:00:15
DateTimeOriginal :2011:06:06 14:00:15
Lens :DT 16-105mm F3.5-5.6
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