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Melanitta nigra   (Linnaeus, 1758)

black scoter

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Melanitta nigra   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Aves | Anseriformes | Anatidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

SAUP Database. 2006. (Ref. 356)

Size / Weight / Age

max. published weight: 950.00 g (Ref. 356)

Environment

Others

Climate / Range

Temperate

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Northern Pacific and Northern Atlantic.

Short description

Culmen: 4.545 cm; tarsus: 4.445 cm; wing: 23.0 cm.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Surface diving; dabbling; coastal. Winters at sea in northern regions (Ref. 356).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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