Greater Scaup Aythya marila (Linnaeus, 1761)

Order: Anseriformes Family: Anatidae Status: Vagrant to Madeira

Aythya marila Biometrics

Wingspan: 69 - 84 cm (Beaman & Madge, 2011)
Total length: 40 - 51 cm (Beaman & Madge, 2011)
Weight: 800 - 1300 g (Hume, 2002)

Status

Madeira local status by Romano et al, 2010: Exceptional
Madeira local status by Zino et al, 1995: Only 1 record
Conservation status by the IUCN Red List Categories, 2013: Least Concern ver 3.1

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