Tag: eider

  • Bird Species K - O

    Bird Species K through O Killdeer (Charadrius vociferus) King Eider (Somateria spectabilis) Kirtland’s Warbler (Dendroica kirtlandii) Laysan Albatross (Diomedea immutabilis) Little Stint (Calidris minuta) Magnolia Warbler (Dendroica magnolia) Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) Manx Shearwater (Puffinus puffinus) Marabou Stork (Leptoptilos crumeniferus) Marsh Sandpiper (Tringa stagnatilis) ...

  • King Eider (Somateria spectabilis)

    The King Eider (Somateria spectabilis) is a magnificent bird, receiving its name due to the male’s orange knob on the bill and marvelous blue crown. Whilst the female doesn’t compare to the male in physical attractiveness, both genders are remarkable sea-faring birds and certainly worth looking out for. With the silhouette of a large diving […]