Mallard Anas plathyrhynchos
Occurs annually. Mainly individuals, pairs or smaller groups from the end of April until July. Breeding has not been confirmed, however breeding attempts have probably been made. A few observations during autumn are made. Over a range of at least six winters there was one male Mallard that wintered in Barentsburg. The last two winters another male kept him company.
Artsobservasjoner fra Svalbard med sjøområder