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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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temminicki

Date

March 31, 2015 05:08 AM PDT

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bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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crusty

Date

March 23, 2015

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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khizzle

Date

March 30, 2015 02:39 PM PDT

Description

Two ducks. One brown - probably female. Other white and black with stripped head. Female also has one black and white stripe on her head. Appear to be feeding. Swimming together.

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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ross2

Date

March 29, 2015 04:00 PM PDT

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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scottking

Date

March 29, 2015 02:26 PM CDT

Description

Bufflehead and Scaup
Great Western Industrial Park
Randolph, Minnesota

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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adrogers

Date

March 28, 2015 08:44 AM PDT

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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msieges

Date

March 6, 2015

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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rkharwood

Date

March 25, 2015

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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alexshishkova

Date

March 28, 2015 06:45 PM EDT

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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msieges

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March 5, 2015

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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msieges

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March 3, 2015

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bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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msieges

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March 2, 2015
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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.