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The Canvasback (Aythya valisineria) is a species of duck.

This species from North America, is a rare vagrant to Britain, recorded very few times. Similar to the Pochard, this species has a longer, completly black bill, and a very pale body. Males have a red


Male Canvasback -

head and black tail and breast, whereas females have a brown breast, head and tail, and is generally duller.