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Curls on a mallard

Postby Zachary Bounds » Sat Feb 21, 2009 9:30 am

What determines the number of curls on a mallard tail? Is it the age of the duck?
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Postby Rick618 » Sat Feb 21, 2009 11:02 am

No. First year birds can have 1-4 curls, its a genetic thing.
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Postby duckshootringer56 » Sun Feb 22, 2009 7:31 pm

Thats right but the curls mean he is mature
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Postby David » Mon Feb 23, 2009 8:20 am

Curls are not an indication of age. Some have more, some have less, it's genetic like Rick said.
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