long tailed duck

The long-tailed duck is a small, sea duck.

long tailed duck

The male is mainly white with some brownish-black markings in winter. The male also has greatly elongated tails feathers giving this duck its name. They do not breed in the UK but are a winter visitor and passage migrants to the UK, most common from Northumberland to northern Scotland although they can also be seen further South.long tailed duck2

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