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Cinnamon teal (male)

Spatula cyanoptera


Males have a cinnamon-red head and body with a brown back. They have a dark bill and red eyes.


Spotted at the Ancient Lakes in eastern Washington. This was one of many small lakes. Lots of reeds and cattails along the edges to attract them.


Range in western North and South America.

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Spotted on May 31, 2020
Submitted on Jun 2, 2020

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