Mallards consume a wide variety of foods, including vegetation, insects, worms, gastropods and arthropods, although they are not restricted to these. They also take advantage of human food sources, such as gleaning grain from crops.
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Trophic Strategy"
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Dave Rogers, University of Michigan
Rogers, D. 2001. "Anas platyrhynchos" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Anas_platyrhynchos.html
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