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Foraging dives by surface-feeding ducks
Papers in Ornithology
  • Janet Kear, Wildfowl Trust, Slimbridge, Glos., England
  • Paul A. Johnsgard, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Date of this Version
Published in the Wilson Bulletin 80:2 (June 1968), p. 231. Used by permission of The Wilson Ornithological Society.
Recently, R. I. Smith (1966. Wilson Bull., 78:483-484) questioned, among other things, the occurrence of foraging dives by Pintails (Anas acuta). The authors note observations and published accounts of diving behavior of wild Pintails as well as a number of other surface-feeding species.
Citation Information
Janet Kear and Paul A. Johnsgard. "Foraging dives by surface-feeding ducks" (1968)
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