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Australian Shoveler

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wpeB4C.jpg (26369 bytes) New Zealand Shoveler Alternate name
Anas rhynchotis  Scientific name 
Anseriformes Order
Anatidae Family   
46-53 cm               Length
Heavily vegetated swamps, coastline, wetlands. Habitat
9-11 eggs incubation: 25 days Clutch
Aquatic invertebrates, algae aquatic vegetation. Food
444 World Number

Least Concern


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