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What was the CROWN COLOR of the bird with the Spatulate bill and the Yellow iris colored eyes you saw in Gulf Coast?



Greater Scaup: This large diving duck has a glossy green-black head, white sides and belly, black tail, neck and breast, barred gray flanks and back. The eyes are yellow and the bill is blue-gray with a black tip. The diet includes aquatic insects and plants. It has a rapid direct flight with strong rapid wing beats. The female is dull brown with a white patch on the face at base of bill.
 
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