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    • Olho-dourado-de-touca
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    • Bucephala albeola
  • English
    • Bufflehead
    • robin dipper
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    • Pato monja
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    • petit garrot
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    • BUFF

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What

Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

Observer

dweeks

Date

March 27, 2004 10:30 AM EST

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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crotalinae

Date

December 16, 2013 03:35 PM PST

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

Observer

fm5050

Date

June 27, 2014 09:08 AM EDT

Description

Red Eagle Lake Trail, Glacier NP, June 27, 2014

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Square

What

Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

Observer

nvarvel

Date

December 2, 2012

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What

bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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cspnl

Date

March 9, 2014 02:30 PM PDT

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bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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muir

Date

July 6, 2014 05:12 PM AKDT

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bufflehead Bucephala albeola

Observer

muir

Date

July 5, 2014 03:15 PM AKDT

Description

In foreground.

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What

Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

Observer

jnstuart

Date

November 25, 2011

Description

Bufflehead, first winter male

Rio Grande Nature Center State Park, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA. 25 Nov 2011.

Note the water drops on head.

Photos / Sounds

What

bufflehead Bucephala albeola

Observer

bennet

Date

March 8, 2009

Tags

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

Observer

natureali

Date

December 18, 2012 08:18 AM PST

Description

Buena Vista Christmas Bird Count
Kern County, California
18 December 2012

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

Observer

gpstewart

Date

December 31, 2011 04:49 PM CST

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Square

What

Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

Observer

finatic

Date

June 28, 2014 08:01 PM PDT

Description

Imperial County, California, US

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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.