|By water among vegetation.
Diving and dabbling for aquatic plants.
The adult male is unmistakable. It has a rounded orange head, red bill
and black breast. The flanks are white, the back brown, and the tail
black. The female is mainly a pale brown, with a darker back and crown
and a whitish face. Eclipse males are like females but with red bills.
Lowland marshes and lakes in southern Europe and Central
Asia, wintering in the Indian sub-continent and Africa.
8 - 12 Pale green