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There are two genera, Mergus and Lophodytes, that make up the group of Seaducks known as Mergansers.

Information contained in this category explains physical characteristics, mating, nesting, parenting, diet and feeding behavior, social structure, ranges and habitats, threats, status, and conservation.
  • Goosander (Mergus merganser)

    Discusses other names, locations, nesting areas, size, metabolism, courting, parenting, social groups, communication, feeding behaviors, and predation. From University of Michigan ADW.

  • Hooded Merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus)

    Information from NatureWorks at New Hampshire Public TV covers physical characteristics, diet, behavior, range, habitat, and life cycle.

  • National Zoo: Hooded Merganser

    Combines images with facts on appearance, behavior, breeding plumage, breeding and wintering distribution, feeding behavior, reproduction, threats, and population estimates.

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