317. Nyroca baeri.
THE EASTERN WHITE-EYED POCHARD.
Male 18", Legs lead-grey. Bill bluish, base and nail black. Head and upper neck black, glossed green. Primaries, basal part light grey. Otherwise as in N. ferruginea.— Female: Chestnut patch on lores. E. Siberia, China, and Japan. Common in Bengal. (B. 1607.)