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    • Bucephala albeola
  • English
    • Bufflehead
    • robin dipper
  • Spanish
    • Pato monja
  • French
    • petit garrot
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • BUFF
  • Portuguese
    • Olho-dourado-de-touca

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Recent observations

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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dpom

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January 25, 2015 04:57 PM PST

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bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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dreierj

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January 25, 2015

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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January 25, 2015 12:46 PM EST

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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jmaughn

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January 24, 2015

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bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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rustyniknax

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January 21, 2015

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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direbecca

Date

January 23, 2015

Place

Bodega Bay (Google, OSM)

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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leslie_flint

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January 21, 2015

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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lonnyholmes

Date

January 19, 2015 10:48 AM PST

Description

Bufflehead, male & female

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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jzzipkin

Date

January 19, 2015 10:30 AM PST

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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mcduck

Date

December 23, 2014

Description

Another far away duck, but at lease enough to ID after heavy cropping.

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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dpom

Date

January 18, 2015 11:07 AM PST

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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tnewman

Date

January 18, 2015

Description

Several small groups seen on lake.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola) is a small American sea duck of the genus Bucephala, the goldeneyes. This species was first described by Linnaeus in his Systema naturae in 1758 as Anas albeola.

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.