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, garganey, and several species of American teals. The species...
- cinereus Kentish plover, Charadrius alexandrinus Northern shoveler, Spatula clypeata Lesser Flamingos, Phoenicopterus minor Migratory Flamingos at Chilika...
- colorada), Spatula cyanoptera (A, D) Northern shoveler (cuchara común), Spatula clypeata Gadwall (ánade friso), Mareca strepera Falcated duck (cerceta de alfanjes)...
- (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...
- Aix sponsa Blue-winged teal, Spatula discors Cinnamon teal, Spatula cyanoptera (R) Northern shoveler, Spatula clypeata Gadwall, Mareca strepera Eurasian...
- Baikal teal, Sibirionetta formosa (V) Garganey, Spatula querquedula Northern shoveler, Spatula clypeata Gadwall, Mareca strepera Falcated duck, Mareca...
- Australasian shoveler Spatula rhynchotis (Latham, 1801) 86 Northern shoveler Spatula clypeata (Linnaeus, 1758) 87 Gadwall Mareca strepera (Linnaeus, 1758) 88 Falcated...
- Garganey, Spatula querquedula (A) Blue-winged teal, Spatula discors Cinnamon teal, Spatula cyanoptera Northern shoveler, Spatula clypeata Gadwall, Mareca...