Eurasian Wigeon

Eurasian Wigeon Mareca penelope (Linnaeus, 1758)

Wigeon Mareca penelope (Linnaeus, 1758)

(Fairly common PM & WV)

♂ Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope, SWT Catcott Lows © Nigel Milbourne, 2009

The record count of 2360 was made on 1st February 1987, during a decade when several counts of over 1000 were made.

Pair of Eurasian Wigeon, Blagdon Lake © Nigel Milbourne, 2012

Bibliography (sources of information)
  1. British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) website

Updated 20 December, 2013