2012/07/24

Ejder - Somateria mollissima - Common Eider

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Ejder, honor - Somateria mollissima - Common Eider, females
NF Photo 120624, Scotttish Seabird Center 

Eider females seemed to be very common in Scotland. During our visit we saw many females but only two males. Maybe the males were off somewhere changing plumage.

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6 comments:

  1. Beautiful!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

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  2. Great photo of the ducks. Nice to see so many together.

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  3. Handsome looking ducks! And very relaxed.

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  4. Lovely shot of this group!

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  5. I'm jealous as I have neer seen an eider!

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