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Kelseyville, CA
(Zone 8b)

February 9, 2012
1:55 PM

Post #9000707

I's like to get the species on this duck that was photographed in Victoria, British Columbia.

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Near Central, IA
(Zone 5a)

February 9, 2012
2:48 PM

Post #9000761

I believe it is what some call a Mallard mutt. It has the curled tail of a male Mallard, and other field markings, but what it is mixed with I cannot tell. Maybe someone else could give you a more complete answer.


United Kingdom
(Zone 9a)

February 9, 2012
2:56 PM

Post #9000770

A breed of domesticated duck, derived (as Chillybean says) from Mallard. No other species involved, though.

Kelseyville, CA
(Zone 8b)

February 9, 2012
4:18 PM

Post #9000899

Thanks Chilly and Resin.
Vancleave, MS
(Zone 8b)

February 11, 2012
7:56 AM

Post #9002713

could be Black East Indies domestic duck

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