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Greater Scaup --(Aythya marila) (39516 bytes)

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Greater Scaup
Aythya marila

The shape of the head is what leads me to think this is a Greater Scaup rather than a Lesser Scaup.

Location: Swan Lake, Sitka, Alaska

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