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Greater Scaup

Aythya marila


A medium sized duck with a blue/grey bill and yellow eyes. The male has a jet black head, breast and tail with a white body and light grey wings. The female has a black crown but an overall brown body and wings with a white stripe just above the bill.


Freshwater lakes and ponds.

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NickKing 7 years ago
Greater Scaup
Aythya marila Greater scaup - Wikipedia

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Alaska, USA

Spotted on May 20, 2017
Submitted on May 21, 2017

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