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ducks (breeds and production)

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ducks (breeds and production)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 20 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Animal
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • ducks (breeds and production)
  • Taxonomic Tree

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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • ducks (breeds and production)

International Common Names

  • English: duck; ducks
  • Spanish: pato
  • French: canard

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Ente
  • Italy: anatra
  • Portugal: pato

DADIS local name

  • Ecuadorian Domestic Duck

DADIS main name

  • Pato

Taxonomic Tree

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Links to Websites

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WebsiteURLComment
Cherry Valley Farmshttp://www.cherryvalley.co.ukProduce a number of duck products, including meat and live birds.
DEFRA - Animal Welfare - Duck Welfare Codehttp://www.defra.gov.uk/animalh/welfare/farmed/othersps/ducks/pb0079/duckcode.htm
Duck Care - a data resource for duck keepershttp://www.duckhealth.comAn information resource for duck keepers provided by Cornell University Duck Resrearch Laboratory.
Metzer Farms (Ducks)http://www.metzerfarms.comProduction and sale of a number of duck breeds and lines.