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All Names

  • Italian
    • Quattrocchi minore
  • Scientific Names
    • Bucephala albeola
  • English
    • Bufflehead
    • robin dipper
  • Spanish
    • Pato monja
  • French
    • petit garrot
  • Russian
    • Малый гоголь
    • Гоголь-головастик
    • Головастик
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • BUFF
  • Portuguese
    • Olho-dourado-de-touca
  • German
    • Büffelkopfente

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Recent observations

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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kevinhintsa

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January 21, 2017 01:20 PM PST

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About 70 individuals were present .

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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jlzachary1

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December 11, 2016 02:36 PM CST

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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jlzachary1

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January 2, 2017 04:59 PM CST

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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srall

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January 21, 2017 12:39 PM EST

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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srall

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January 21, 2017 03:02 PM EST

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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coachwhipbooks

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January 22, 2017

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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suzrj

Date

January 22, 2017 01:30 PM PST

Description

Close up of the small juvenile Bufflehead duck, swimming and feeding in Bodega Bay.

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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hfabian

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January 22, 2017 11:03 AM PST

Description

Flying female.

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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dantheman135

Date

January 20, 2017 01:44 PM CST

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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brownsbay

Date

January 15, 2017 01:35 PM PST

Description

Second photo shows the female initiating a dive.

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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bbunny

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January 21, 2017 01:48 PM PST

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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bbunny

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January 21, 2017 01:23 PM PST

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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.
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