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 Common Merganser (Mergus merganser)




Common Merganser | Mergus merganser photo
Common Merganser (Male), Lost Lagoon, Near Stanley Park, British Columbia

Photograph by Alan And Elaine Wilson. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

Common Merganser | Mergus merganser photo
Common Merganser (Female), LaFarge Lake, Coquitlam, British Columbia

Photograph by Alan And Elaine Wilson. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

COMMON MERGANSER FACTS

Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Anseriformes
Family:Anatidae
Genus:Mergus
Species:merganser
Common Name:Common Merganser


Relatives in same Genus
  Red-breasted Merganser (M. serrator)