Juvenile Shelduck
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Characteristics
Colouring Black, head, white body, orange, band
Voice a-ank like
Feeds on algae, snails, small crustaceans
Flight strong, fast flying
Nesting Ground
Social Flocks
Juvenile Shelduck
Juvenile Shelduck
Also Known As ..
Common Shelduck
Page Last Updated 10/07/2017 03:59:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Juvenile
Status Secure
Order Anseriformes
Family Anatidae
Species Tadorna tadorna
Category Wildfowl
StdName Common Shelduck
Vital Statistics
Length 58 to 65 cms
Weight 850 to 1400 gms
Wingspan 110 to 133 cms
Lifespan 5 to 15 years
Beak Length Medium
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape Spatulate
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
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Region NANNorth America
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Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Juvenile Shelduck (Species=Tadorna tadorna / Standard Name=Common Shelduck)