No.058 Smew> Mergellus albellus


Rank : 3
Winter Visitor
Male appearsmostly white with black face mask, hence its nickname gPanda Duck.h Femalehas chestnut cap and hindneck, white cheek and throat, indistinct black facemask.@ Only few in Asakawa River basin, but several birds have been observedevery year at Takatsuki.

Smew (upper),(lower 3)

Smew (Foraging)