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  • German
    • Büffelkopfente
  • Scientific Names
    • 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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islandstewards

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April 22, 2015 10:44 AM PDT

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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rebeccafay

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April 21, 2015 06:57 AM PDT

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Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola) Bucephala albeola

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corinneshea

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April 16, 2015 11:23 PM PDT

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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dwest

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April 19, 2015 01:56 PM PDT

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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miwasatoshi

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April 3, 2015

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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skiman1016

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April 18, 2015

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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myla-sean

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March 16, 2015 12:48 PM EDT

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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cwwood

Date

December 30, 2006 03:48 PM EST

Description

Buffleheads are not normally seen on this pond.

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bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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cdmar10

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April 1, 2015 05:57 PM EDT

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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annemirdl

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April 6, 2015

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BUFF Bucephala albeola

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zaccota

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April 8, 2015

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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kentr4000

Date

April 15, 2015 12:29 PM EDT

Description

Pair swimming and diving

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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.