Juvenile Pintail Duck

Product No. ADLT-PIN

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THE BLACK SCAPULARS IN THE DRAKE FROMAN EYE-SHAPED PATCH JUST ABOVE THE GRAY SIDES OVER THE CLOSED WING. FRONTALVIEWS OF THE WHITE-NECKED DRAKES BRINGTO MIND FLOTILLAS OF TOY SAILING SHIPS.THE BACK IS ALSO GRAY. THE BLACK UPPER AND LOWER TAIL COVERS STAND OUT AGAINSTTHE WHITE FLANKS OF THE BELLY.CLUTCH SIZE 7-9 GREEN BUFF EGGS, INCUBA-TION 23 DAYS.PIC: WILDFOWL OF WORLD P 169 (Northern Pintail)