Lesser Scaup (Aythya affinis)
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Title: Lesser Scaup
Alternative Title: Aythya affinis
Creator: Karney, Lee
Source: WO-Lee Karney-3636
Publisher: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Contributor: DIVISION OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS
Language: EN - ENGLISH
Rights: (public domain)
Subject: Karney, Waterfowl, Duck, Ducks
Table Of Contents: Lesser scaup are birds of prairie sloughs, and on migration they prefer inland waters. Like other diving ducks, scaup must run along the surface of the water; beating their wings, to become airborne.
Available: April 07 2004
Issued: April 06 2004
Modified: April 07 2004