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Common Goldeneye

Bucephala clangula

Description:

The species is aptly named for its golden-yellow eye. Adult males have a dark head with a greenish gloss and a circular white patch below the eye, a dark back and a white neck and belly.

Habitat:

Lakes and rivers throughout much of the United States in Winter. Summer in Northern Canada.

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1 Comment

Maria dB
Maria dB 9 years ago

Nice spotting

Lukas Ferrenburg
Spotted by
Lukas Ferrenburg

Oregon, USA

Spotted on Jan 26, 2013
Submitted on Jan 26, 2013

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