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Mallard

Mallard

81-98 Cm

Wingspan:

Anas platyrhynchos

Latin Name:

51-62 Cm

Length:

9-13

Number of eggs:

750-1500 gram

Weight:

27-28 days

Hatch:

About 29 years

Lifespan:

50-60 days

Fledge:

Identification:

Large dabbling duck. Male: metallic green head, narrow white neck-color, purplish brown breast, rest of the body pale gray, stern black. Dull yellow bill. Tail short and central tail feathers upcurled. Legs orange. Speculum dark blue bordered with broad white.

Female: mottled brown, dark belly, whitish underwing-coverts. Dark crown and eye-strip, bill orange with blackish culmen extending to sides of bill at centre. Outer tail feather dusky buff-white.

Latin Name : Anas platyrhynchos 
Iranian Name : سر سبز 
Azeri Name : -Yaşılbaş ördək 
Russian Name : Кряква  
Turkmen Name : -Ýaşylbaş (Kряква)  
Kazakh Name : Барылдауық үйрек / Кряква 
 
 
 

                                      
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