header

List by Common Name - List by Scientific Name - List by Family

Common goldeneye (male)
Bucephala clangula

clangula

Size: 18 inches
Overall Color: black and white
Occurrence: near water
Diet: aquatic invertebrates and vegetation
Nest: cavity
Field Identification: dark head head white spot before and below eye
Season: summer


Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Chordata (hollow nerve cord)
Subphylum: Vertebrata (backbone)
Class: Aves (Birds)
Order: anseriformes
Family: 01 Anatidae (geese,ducks,swans)
Genus: Bucephala
Species: clangula

copyright © Hank Jorgensen 2007