British Waterfowl Association Mallard duck preening — Zoe Brodie James Mallard drake – Ian Gereg There are two recognised subspecies of Mallard: A. p. platyrhynchos of the Palearctic and Nearctic; wintering birds  reach Africa (Nile Valley), south-east Asia (Indus Valley to south-east China), Mexico and Cuba. A. p. conboschas of the Greenland coast Anas platyrhynchos […]