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Canvasback (Drake) Alternate name
Aythya valisineria Scientific name 
Anseriformes Order
Anatidae Family   
48-60 cm                Length
Coastline and inland wetlands. Habitat
7(9-10)12 Incubated by female for 23-29 days, Clutch
Aquatic plants, molluscs, crustaceans, fry insects. Food  
A quiet diving duck.   Habits
470 World Number
Least Concern Status


view photos Photo May 23, 2006 by ru_24_real all rights reserved

Part of an excellent collection of wild life photographs.

view photos Photos March 12, 2006 by Rick Leche all rights reserved   


Canvasback (Female)

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 Canvasback Calls
(Aythya valisineria)
Allen T. Chartier XC11836
19-03-2007, United States

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