Tuesday, September 10, 2019

September 10, 2019

Location: Island View Cottages, Sebastian

I am known as a Mottled Duck
My species is in peril because of the Mallards
We are closely related and can mate
Leaving only hybrids is the hazard.

Sources: Cornell Lab All About Birds - Mottled Duck

Photo and text © 2018 Dee Fairbanks Simpson

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