Definition of Spatula clypeata. Meaning of Spatula clypeata. Synonyms of Spatula clypeata

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Definition of Spatula clypeata

Spatula clypeata
Shoveler Shov"el*er, n. [Also shoveller.] 1. One who, or that which, shovels. 2. (Zo["o]l.) A river duck (Spatula clypeata), native of Europe and America. It has a large bill, broadest towards the tip. The male is handsomely variegated with green, blue, brown, black, and white on the body; the head and neck are dark green. Called also broadbill, spoonbill, shovelbill, and maiden duck. The Australian shoveler, or shovel-nosed duck (S. rhynchotis), is a similar species.

Meaning of Spatula clypeata from wikipedia

- The northern shoveler (/ˈʃʌvələr/; Spatula clypeata), known simply in Britain as the shoveler, is a common and widespread duck. It breeds in northern areas...
- Spatula is a genus or subgenus of ducks in the family Anatidae that includes the shovelers and some of the teals. The species now placed in this genus...
- (A) (vulnerable) Garganey, Spatula querquedula Blue-winged teal, Spatula discors (A) Northern shoveler, Spatula clypeata Gadwall, Mareca strepera Eurasian...
- spatula-shaped beaks: Red shoveler, Anas platalea Cape shoveler, Anas smithii Australasian shoveler, Anas rhynchotis Northern shoveler, Anas clypeata...
- flukes mate in a nasal mucosa of anatid birds (e.g. Anas platyrhynchos, Spatula clypeata or Cairina moschata) and produce eggs with miracidia which hatch directly...
- (Spatula puna) Cape shoveler (Spatula smithii) Australian shoveler (Spatula rhynchotis) Northern shoveler (Spatula clypeata) Red shoveler (Spatula platalea)...
- (Argentine cinnamon teal) Spatula smithii (Hartert 1891) (Cape shoveler) LC Spatula clypeata (Linnaeus 1758) (northern shoveler) LC Spatula rhynchotis Latham...
- Tadorna tadorna Garganey, Spatula querquedula Blue-winged teal, Spatula discors (*) Northern shoveler, Spatula clypeata Gadwall, Mareca strepera Eurasian...
- pochard) Tufted duck, Aythya fuligula Garganey, Spatula querquedula Northern shoveler, Spatula clypeata Gadwall, Mareca strepera Eurasian wigeon, Mareca...
- Garganey, Spatula querquedula (A) Blue-winged teal, Spatula discors Cinnamon teal, Spatula cyanoptera Northern shoveler, Spatula clypeata Gadwall, Mareca...
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