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Birds - Common Merganser
Class:Aves Order:Anseriformes Family:Anatidae Genus:Lophodytes


Common Merganser, Mergus merganser. Red-billed duck that prefers moving and shallow waters. The males have beautiful green heads and the females' heads are more cinnamon in color. Like Wood Ducks, they nest in hollow trees.

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