Anas clypeata


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Noun1.Anas clypeata - freshwater duck of the northern hemisphere having a broad flat billAnas clypeata - freshwater duck of the northern hemisphere having a broad flat bill
duck - small wild or domesticated web-footed broad-billed swimming bird usually having a depressed body and short legs
Anas, genus Anas - type genus of the Anatidae: freshwater ducks
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Stomach nematodes of the shoveler Anas clypeata Linnaeus, 1758 (Anseriformes: Anatidae) wintering in Iraq.
MacCluskie & Sedinger (2000) concluded that endogenous nutrient availability does not proximately limit clutch size during laying for shovelers Anas clypeata, possibly due to the high productivity of wetlands in breeding areas that allow females to forage extensively.