Date: 10/27/19 3:54 pm
From: Hendrik Herlyn <hhactitis...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Teal + Shoveler hybrid?
I was thinking the same thing as Bob - likely American Wigeon X N. Shoveler
hybrid. A quick Google search turned up this somewhat similar bird:

http://birdhybrids.blogspot.com/2015/03/eurasian-wigeon-x-northern-shoveler.html


An interesting bird - nice find!

Hendrik

On Sun, Oct 27, 2019 at 3:06 PM Thomas Gilg <tom...> wrote:

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> While birding around Brownsville, I encountered what I can best describe
> as a mix of Blue-winged Teal and Northern Shoveler. I don’t have much
> experience with hybrids.
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> One picture is attached here, 8 pictures attached to the “bird sp.” entry
> in eBird, and one video on YouTube:
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> - https://ebird.org/checklist/S60976410
> - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=azWmr6xtVA4
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> Any thoughts?
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> Thanks,
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>
> --tg
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