Order
Anseriformes
Family
Anatidae
Genus
Lophodytes
 
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Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus

Bruce D. Dugger, Katie M. Dugger, and Leigh H. Fredrickson
Version: 2.0 — Published January 14, 2009

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Figure 1. Distribution of the Hooded Merganser. - Range Map
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  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Figure 1. Distribution of the Hooded Merganser.

Breeding (spring/summer), nonbreeding (winter), and year-round ranges of the Hooded Merganser. This is the only merganser that breeds exclusively in North America.

Recommended Citation

Dugger, B. D., K. M. Dugger, and L. H. Fredrickson (2009). Hooded Merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (A. F. Poole, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bna.98