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  • Russian
    • Головастик
    • Гоголь-головастик
    • Малый гоголь
  • 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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avocat

Date

April 17, 2015

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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amyjaeckerjones

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January 10, 2015

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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nanorca13

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March 11, 2015 05:39 PM PDT

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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nanorca13

Date

March 28, 2015 04:55 PM PDT

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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mfbenard

Date

April 13, 2015

Description

Swimming in Squire Pond. Stopped seeing them after a couple weeks.

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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carloscarrera

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February 9, 2015

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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February 23, 2014

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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jesus_salazar

Date

February 24, 2015

Description

1 macho, 2 hembras

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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nanorca13

Date

April 2, 2015 05:26 PM PDT

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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nanorca13

Date

April 8, 2015 06:48 PM PDT

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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nanorca13

Date

April 12, 2015 11:17 AM PDT

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Bufflehead Bucephala albeola

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chrismoody

Date

July 8, 2015 07:35 AM BST
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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.