Female Lesser Scaup


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Characteristics
Colouring Mostly brown with darker head and white patch at the base of the black beak.
Voice Mostly silent
Feeds on Molluscs, insects and crustaceans
Flight Maneuverable flight with continuous rapid wing beats
Nesting Ground
Social Flocks
Female Lesser Scaup
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Base Information
Sex Female
Age Both
Status LC-Least Concern
Order Anseriformes
Family Anatidae
Species Aythya affinis
Category Ducks, Geese, Swans
StdName Lesser Scaup
Vital Statistics
Length 15.0 to 18.5 ins
Weight 15.9 to 38.9 ozs
Wingspan 15.7 to 16.9 ins
Lifespan 0 to 0 years
Beak Length Medium
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape Spatulate
Tail Length Short
Distribution (underline = this CommonName used here)
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YCommon SScarce RRare NNot Seen
Region AFAfrica
Region ASAsia
Region CACentral America
Region CBCaribbean
Region EUEurope
Region NANorth America
Country CACanada
Country USUnited States
Region OCOceania
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Female Lesser Scaup (Species=Aythya affinis / Standard Name=Lesser Scaup)