Anas platyrhynchos

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Eats mainly aquatic plants, but will eat seeds and grain and insects.
It's the females in most ducks that do the quacking.
Males for the most part do not or can not quack, but they do or can make a sound.


Male Mallard.


Middle duck is a female Mallard. Foreground left may be an immature/juvenile.
Actually that is a female Pintail


Male Mallard.


Female Mallard in foreground, male in the background.




A Mexican Mallard

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