VELVET SCOTER

Melanitta fusca - 6

 

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2020

A female type seen in difficult viewing conditions from Severn Beach at 19:00 on July 5th was putatively this species.

 

1996

One was watched on November 16th off Severn Beach.

 

1987

A male and female were found on January 25th off Severn Beach; they lingered throughout February and were present until at least March 20th.

 

1984

A female was seen in flight heading north-east on April 26th off New Passage.

 

1983

A male flew up river past Severn Beach on November 7th.

 

1892

On March 5th an adult male was 'obtained' off New Passage.