Juvenile Red-breasted Merganser
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Characteristics
Colouring Brownish-grey body
Voice Quiet, croak or growl
Feeds on Small fish and invertebrae
Flight Fast and direct
Nesting Ground
Social Family Groups
Juvenile Red-breasted Merganser
Juvenile Red-breasted Merganser
Page Last Updated 11/07/2017 19:56:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Juvenile
Status Secure
Order Anseriformes
Family Anatidae
Species Mergus serrator
Category Wildfowl
StdName Red-breasted Merganser
Vital Statistics
Length 51 to 62 cms
Weight 850 to 1250 gms
Wingspan 70 to 85 cms
Lifespan 1 to 8 years
Beak Length Long
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape Spatulate
Tail Length Short
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
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Region NAYNorth America
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Country USYUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Juvenile Red-breasted Merganser (Species=Mergus serrator / Standard Name=Red-breasted Merganser)