Northern Shoveler

Spatula clypeata

ML56185661



eBird Checklist S36400095
Boston Public Garden
Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 42.3536, -71.0705 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Male
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags

Media notes

Observation details

Male, presumably coming out of non-breeding plumage. As it is, quite a manky looking duck! Spent the whole time vigorously, even aggressively courting an apparently compliant female Mallard.

Technical Information

Model
NIKON D5200
Lens model
150.0-600.0 mm f/5.0-6.3
f-stop
f/8.0
Focal length
450 mm
Shutter speed
1/1250 sec
ISO
800
Flash
Flash did not fire
Original file size
2,273KB
Dimensions
6000 x 4000

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