Gallery description : pictures of ducks and geese

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

Facts about ducks
NameDuck
Wing Span60cm - 80cm (24in - 31in)
FamilyAnatidae
Top Speed55km/h (88mph)
HabitatRivers, lakes and woodland wetlands
DietOmnivore
Main PreyInsects, frogs, plants, shellfish
Average Clutch Size5
ColourGreen, black, grey, brown, white, yellow
LifestylePack
OrderAnseriformes
Life Span4 - 8 years
GenusDuck
PhylumChordata
TypeBird
KingdomAnimalia
Skin TypeFeathers
Distinctive FeaturesLong, broad beak and webbed feet
Scientific NameAnas platyrhynchos
Weight0.7kg - 1.4kg (1.5lbs - 3lbs)
Conservation StatusLeast concern
ClassAves
Size (L)30cm - 50cm (12in - 20in)
Image Details
Description Pictures of ducks and geese. Ducks and Geese of Sepulveda Wildlife Refuge
Width 1425 pixels
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