Canvasback (Aythya valisineria)

Order: Anseriformes
Family: Anatidae
Genus: Aythya
Species: valisineria

Regional

This bird has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Anchorage, Alaska
Yale, Iowa
Bishopville, Maryland
Cambridge, Maryland
Linthicum Heights, Maryland
Traverse City, Michigan
Walkerton, Virginia
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Members' Notes:

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On Dec 24, 2010, audsrz from Traverse City, MI (Zone 5a) wrote:

Though we don't see very many, we do see them every year for the breeding season. They usually will be in a mixed raft of other waterfowl early spring. They tend to "dissappear" for nesting season and return when the chicks have fledged.