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Gadgeon or Wadwall

Postby PADDLECHAPMAN » Fri Jan 02, 2009 10:11 pm

Check out this mix I got...the guys voted in the blind and we all think it's a widgeon/gadwall hybrid. Let me know what ya'll think.

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Postby Skip0ls » Fri Jan 02, 2009 10:16 pm

agreed, wierd one. you could almost make the arguement that it's a widgie/mallard with the green/purple stripe, but i agree with the wadwall.
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Postby Stool Hunter » Thu Jan 22, 2009 7:34 pm

its a widgeon gadwall hybrid but i dont think its crossed with an american widgeon,notice the redish area on the head .it more like a eurasion widgeon or european widgeon more of them are starting to show up in the states now days.one thing is for sure its a trophy :thumbsup:
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Postby pgquackstacker » Fri Feb 06, 2009 10:05 am

Definitely a Widgeon/Gadwall the Eurasian Widgeon don't have the patch across the eye.
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Madwalls

Postby Madwall88 » Thu Feb 26, 2009 7:09 pm

Ever have trouble telling the difference between mallards and gadwalls. When they are to far away to see the white wing bars

we just call'em Madwalls! :thumbsup: :banana:
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Re: Gadgeon or Wadwall

Postby clemaire2 » Thu Mar 05, 2009 1:45 pm

its a brewers duck check it out on the internet
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Re: Gadgeon or Wadwall

Postby Sponcey » Mon Mar 30, 2009 1:23 am

I would go with Wigeon x Gadwall for sure. I killed one this year and it looks almost identical. Definintely not a Brewers, those are Mallard x Gadwall.
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Re: Gadgeon or Wadwall

Postby Indaswamp » Mon Mar 30, 2009 10:56 am

My taxidermist buddy has one like this in his shop right now...It's a widgeon X Gadwall for sure... :thumbsup:
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