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Ferruginous Duck

Aythya nyroca

Description:

This Male Ferruginous Duck was the only one of his kind this day on Lake Geneva, but always close to a few Common Pochards. He was definitely the most active and stressed looking though. It is really not usual to see Ferruginous Ducks in the harbor like that.

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DanielePralong
DanielePralong 6 years ago

Nice find Jonathan! I've never seen one on the lake, but I've spotted one twice at a pond in Martigny:
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/689...
Sorry I haven't given you details about the owls yet.. it remains on my list. Did you have any luck in the Jura?

JAG
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JAG

Genève, Genève, Switzerland

Spotted on Feb 23, 2014
Submitted on Feb 27, 2014

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