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The Redhead (Aythya americana) is a species of duck.

This species is a very rare vagrant to Britain from North America. As it's name suggests the males of this species has a red head. There is a black chest and black tail. The females are duller. The bill is blue, white and then with a black tip. Similar to Pochard, Red-crested Pochard and Canvasback.


Male Redhead -