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    Default This diving duck id please

    Saw this at Slimbridge, probably not native, but can't find any way to identify it. the photo link is

    http://surfbirds.com/albums/showphot...6&limit=recent

    Thanks

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    White-headed Duck, main clue being the swollen base to the upper mandible.

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    I thought I had seen this before:

    http://www.surfbirds.com/forum/showt...=8775#post8775

    Colin

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