Date: 12/29/17 3:34 pm
From: Tom Grey <tgrey...> [south-bay-birds] <south-bay-birds-noreply...>
Subject: [SBB] Hooded Merganser correction
In two recent posts I've called a HOODED MERGANSER photographed on
Shoreline Lake a female, but Jim Pike, an expert birder from Orange County,
persuaded me that the bill is too blackish and the iris too yellowish for
that; it's an immature male.
http://www.pbase.com/image/166770061
http://www.pbase.com/image/166731114

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Tom Grey
www.pbase.com/tgrey
tgreybirds.com

 
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