White-winged Scoter

Melanitta deglandi

ML42997


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William W. H. Gunn
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Sir Winston Churchill Prov. Park; Lac La Biche
Alberta, Canada
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Age and Sex
Age not specified, Sex not specified
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Courtship, Display, or Copulation
Tags
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Playback
Unspecified

Comments

NOTES: A small flock close to shore; a few males giving courtship display with head-throw to females. Some disputes male and female sounds Also: song sparrow, goldeneye flight, yellow warbler, redwinged blackbird, crow, alder flyc. , traffic, white-thr. sp. Q 2-3 LNS NOTE: The end of this cut contains a good example of Bucephala clangula. MJA, GV, 3 March 2006. Other Behaviors: Court.

Background Species

Alder Flycatcher - Empidonax alnorum
American Crow - Corvus brachyrhynchos
Common Goldeneye - Bucephala clangula
Red-winged Blackbird - Agelaius phoeniceus
Song Sparrow - Melospiza melodia
White-throated Sparrow - Zonotrichia albicollis
Yellow Warbler - Setophaga petechia

Technical Information

Recorder
Microphone
Accessories

Archival Information

Cataloged
19 Nov 1999 by Martha Fischer
Digitized
2 Nov 2000 by Lauren A. Serafin
Edited

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