Jump to content
Whatbird Community

Greater Scaup


Recommended Posts

2 minutes ago, Sugar Land said:

here is a picture of the same group taken three seconds before the last one I posted

I do value your opinion and I appreciate your response. Do you think that the one on the right is a greater scaup? 

2021-12-15 08.44.57

 

Brainfart. Yeah, I think your right about the RNDU. I feel like the rightmost one might be Lesser but I'm not sure. In the 1st picture it looks like it has a slightly peaked head, instead of rounded like Greater.

  • Like 2
Link to comment
Share on other sites

33 minutes ago, sfinmt said:

I think all Lessers.  That middle bird in the first photo isn't "cheeky" enough for Greater - and in the last photo the same bird has a peaked head.

I was wondering that, good point about the cheeks. I do think the bird may have switched places with the other female in the last photo. I do think its likely Lesser though. 

  • Like 2
Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...