Gallery description : different kinds of ducks with pictures

Duck which methodical name is anas platyrhynchos grows 30cm - 50cm (12in - 20in). The maximum speed it can reach is 55km/h (88mph). Duck is a bird that lives in rivers, lakes and woodland wetlands. It has a feathers skin type. This type of birds have 60cm - 80cm (24in - 31in) wing span. The diet is omnivore. The average weight of the duck is 0.7kg - 1.4kg (1.5lbs - 3lbs). These birds usually live 4 - 8 years.

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Facts about ducks
NameDuck
HabitatRivers, lakes and woodland wetlands
Life Span4 - 8 years
Wing Span60cm - 80cm (24in - 31in)
Scientific NameAnas platyrhynchos
Top Speed55km/h (88mph)
ClassAves
Distinctive FeaturesLong, broad beak and webbed feet
Main PreyInsects, frogs, plants, shellfish
TypeBird
FamilyAnatidae
OrderAnseriformes
ColourGreen, black, grey, brown, white, yellow
Skin TypeFeathers
Conservation StatusLeast concern
GenusDuck
KingdomAnimalia
Size (L)30cm - 50cm (12in - 20in)
DietOmnivore
LifestylePack
Weight0.7kg - 1.4kg (1.5lbs - 3lbs)
Average Clutch Size5
PhylumChordata
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