King Eider

Somateria spectabilis

ML185881001


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Jacob Drucker
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eBird Checklist S61119027
Monroe Harbor, Chicago
Cook, Illinois, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 41.8753, -87.6152 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Observation details

Young male molting into adult plumage. Mottled black on flanks. Classic flat wide eider shape with distinctive “wedge” on bill. Associating with Canada geese, and briefly harassed by American crow.

Technical Information

Model
Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Lens model
EF400mm f/5.6L USM
f-stop
f/8.0
Focal length
400 mm
Shutter speed
1/3200 sec
ISO
640
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
5,137KB
Dimensions
4710 x 3140

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