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Bird Identification: CLOSED: Greater Scaup and Bufflehead ??

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lagerfran
Lakeland, FL

November 24, 2012
11:47 AM

Post #9341335

these two were swimming close to each other.

1. Greater scaup
2. Female Bufflehead

I hope :)

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Resin

Resin
Northumberland
United Kingdom
(Zone 9a)

November 24, 2012
1:22 PM

Post #9341380

Lesser Scaup - coarse vermiculation on the back and slightly 'peaked' head shape (and purple head gloss, though this varies with light angle).

Yep, female Bufflehead.

Resin
lagerfran
Lakeland, FL

November 24, 2012
1:26 PM

Post #9341383

Thank you Resin, I was hoping, oh well :)

But at least I got ONE new one.

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