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Northern Shoveler
Spatula clypeata Linnaeus, 1758
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Partial list of sound recordings available from xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.
Species name Recordist Date Location Remarks Cat.nr.
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Jarek Matusiak 2014-04-13 Nowy Złaków, Łowicz County, Łódź Voivodeship, lódzkie (Poland) (80 m) female, male, song -

Communal display to females heard in the background

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

190728
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Jarek Matusiak 2014-04-13 Nowy Złaków, Łowicz County, Łódź Voivodeship, lódzkie (Poland) (80 m) call, male -

Call of males preceding main display and calls

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

190730
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Peter Boesman 2007-02-18 Whitewater Draw NWR, AZ, Cochise (United States) call -

ID certainty 100%. (Archiv. tape 500 side A track 315 seq. A)

218531
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Patrik Åberg 2011-04-24 Ryholm, Västergötland, Västergötland (Sweden) (90 m) male, song -

display in flight of male

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

112788
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Marco Dragonetti 2016-03-11 Castiglione della Pescaia, Provincia di Grosseto, Toscana, Grosseto (Italy) (0 m) call, female, flight call, male -

Check my website birdsongs.it Some Shovelers (males and females) are in a small pond of the marsh. They fly off.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

314842
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Andrew Spencer 2012-06-08 Burke County prairie potholes, North Dakota, Burke (United States) (750 m) call -

natural vocalizations; calls from a male bird at fairly close range on a medium-sized prairie pothole.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

110104
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Thijs Fijen 2013-03-30 Dunes of Texel National Park (near Den Hoorn Texel), Texel, North Holland, Texel (Netherlands) (0 m) call -

Group of 100+ birds loudly advertising in groups around females

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

127773
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Patrik Åberg 02-05-2009 Ryholm, Västergötland, Västergötland (Sweden) (? m) call and song (A) - call from female in flight hunted by playing males 42544
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Peter Boesman 2007-02-18 Whitewater Draw NWR, AZ, Cochise (United States) call -

ID certainty 100%. (Archiv. tape 500 side A track 327 seq. A)

218532
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Patrik Åberg 2011-04-24 Ryholm, Västergötland, Västergötland (Sweden) (90 m) call, female -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

112786
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Stein Ø. Nilsen 2017-05-25 TISNES, TROMSØ, Troms (Norway) (3 m) flight call, male, song -

Telinga H5 2 males and one female

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

371900
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Sue Riffe 2017-04-30 Pole Mtn Lake, Jackson County, Colorado, Jackson (United States) (2500 m) flying in and landing on water, male, song -

A group of several males were calling and following two females at the edge of this small lake. Another male flew in and landed on the water at :02 - :04.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

368726
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Peter Boesman 1998-03-20 Sequoyah NWR, OK, Sequoyah (United States) flight call -

ID certainty 100%. (Archiv. tape 75 side A track 20 seq. B)

218538
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Peter Boesman 1999-04-01 Sequoyah NWR, OK, Sequoyah (United States) call -

ID certainty 100%. (Archiv. tape 74 side A track 1 seq. B)

218537
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Patrik Åberg 2011-04-24 Ryholm, Västergötland, Västergötland (Sweden) (90 m) call, female, male, song -

First call of female and then display of male

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

112787
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Stein Ø. Nilsen 2017-05-25 TISNES, TROMSØ, Troms (Norway) (3 m) call, female, male, song -

Telinga H5 2 males and one female

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

371899
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata J.R. Rigby 2016-03-25 Sledge, Quitman County, Mississippi, Quitman (United States) (50 m) call -

Natural sound. Birds flushed from flooded field approximately 100m away.

Habitat

Flat agricultural fields in Mississippi alluvial plain. Most fields wet with standing water and some flooded with a few inches of water.

Editing

Edited in Adobe Audition. Butterworth high-pass filter, order 3, cutoff frequency 100 Hz

Equipment

Fostex FR-2 digital recorder with Sennheiser microphone and Telinga pro 22' parabolic reflector.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

308706
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Manuel Grosselet 2016-03-23 Nabor Carillo, Estado de México, México (Mexico) (2200 m) alarm call, flight call -

wildtronics, take off the water

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

309689
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Anon Torimi 2016-01-16 Hattori Ryokuchi Park, Toyonaka-shi, Osaka Prefecture, null (20 m) wing beats -

Short-distant flight in a pond.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

301021
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Jarek Matusiak 2013-02-14 Warszawa (near Warsaw), Warszawa, Masovian Voivodeship, mazowieckie (Poland) (90 m) flight call, male -

sound of wings by bird taking off from the ground, and call after in the flight

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

121696
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Tero Linjama 2012-06-07 Jätevedenpuhdistamo, Ylivieska, Northern Ostrobothnia, Northern Ostrobothnia (Finland) (60 m) call, male -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

340608
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Tero Linjama 2012-06-07 Jätevedenpuhdistamo, Ylivieska, Northern Ostrobothnia, Northern Ostrobothnia (Finland) (60 m) call, female, male -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

340609
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Paul Marvin 2011-05-31 Benton Lake NWR, Great Falls, Montana, Cascade (United States) (1100 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

163376
xeno-canto.org
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata Peter Boesman 2007-02-18 Wilcox lake area, AZ, Cochise (United States) call -

ID certainty 100%. (Archiv. tape 500 side A track 367 seq. A)

218540
xeno-canto.org
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