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  1. Aug 09,  · Identifying the two large sawbills, Goosander and Red-breasted Merganser, can be pretty straight-forward when confronted with male birds. However, the .
  2. Sep 29,  · Provided to YouTube by The Orchard Enterprises Red Breasted Merganser · Red Breasted Merganser Birds Of Sea And Fresh Water ℗ Frémeaux & Associés Releas.
  3. The Red-breasted Merganser is a shaggy-headed diving duck also known as the "sawbill"; named for its thin bill with tiny serrations on it that it uses to keep hold of slippery fish. It breeds in the boreal forest on freshwater and saltwater wetlands. Males are decked out with a dark green shaggy head, a red bill and eye, and a rusty chest.
  4. The red-breasted merganser (Mergus serrator) is a diving duck, one of the adrierdredironcrusherkeswyn.info genus name is a Latin word used by Pliny and other Roman authors to refer to an unspecified waterbird, and serrator is a sawyer from Latin serra, "saw".. The red-breasted merganser was one of the many bird species originally described by Linnaeus in the landmark 10th edition of his Systema Naturae Class: Aves.
  5. Jan 26,  · Similar looking birds to Red-breasted Merganser: Common Female. Back Similar Species for Red-breasted Merganser. Similar Species Common Merganser. Breeding male. Males have white sides and a white breast whereas male Red-breasted Mergansers have gray sides and a cinnamon breast. they also have a white patch on the chin that female.
  6. Listen to Common merganser on adrierdredironcrusherkeswyn.info - a comprehensive collection of North American bird songs and bird calls. Search. Favorites. A - Z. App. Common merganser. song. / Common merganser (song) call, song. Jarek Matusiak Stefan Berndtsson. Other ducks, geese and swans. American black duck. American wigeon. Red-breasted.
  7. Dec 10,  · Red-breasted Merganser: This medium-sized diving duck has black upperparts, gray sides, rust-brown breast, white belly, green head, double crests and neck, and white neck ring. The long thin bill, legs and feet are bright orange. Females are brown-gray with gray-washed, red-brown head, double crest and white breast and belly. Feeds mostly on small fish.
  8. The range of the Red-breasted Merganser is of vast extent. In North America I have found it pretty generally dispersed during winter and even to a late period in spring, from Texas to Labrador; and in the Fauna Boreali-Americana Mr. SWAINSON describes a male killed on the Saskatchewan. No date is mentioned, nor is any thing said as to its habits, which would lead me to believe that it must be.
  9. Nov 14,  · Provided to YouTube by TuneCore Red-Breasted Merganser · John Neville Bird Songs of Canada, Vol. 1 ℗ Neville Recording Released on: Auto-generated by YouTube.

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