White-winged Scoter

Melanitta deglandi - Macreuse à ailes blanches

Macreuse à ailes blanches
♂ adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Anseriformes

  • Family
    :

    Anatidés

  • Genus
    :

    Melanitta

  • Species
    :

    deglandi

Descriptor

Bonaparte, 1850

Biometrics
  • Size
    : cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
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Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

White-winged Scoter (Melanitta deglandi) is a species of bird in the Anatidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Melanitta deglandi deglandi (Alaska, n Canada)
  • Melanitta deglandi stejnegeri (c and e Siberia)

Foreign names

  • Macreuse à ailes blanches,
  • Negrón aliblanco,
  • negrola-d'asa-branca-americana,
  • Amerikanische Samtente,
  • tükrös réce,
  • Pacifische Grote Zee-eend,
  • Orco marino del Pacifico,
  • Knölsvärta,
  • Knoppsjøorre,
  • turpan nosorohý,
  • Amerikansk Fløjlsand,
  • Kolönd,
  • uhla garbonosa,
  • Deglāna pīle,
  • Горбоносый турпан,
  • アメリカビロードキンクロ,
  • *斑脸海番鸭,
  • 白翅海番鴨,

Habitat

Forest : Boreal ; Grassland : Tundra ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha) ; Marine Neritic : Subtidal Rock and Rocky Reefs, Subtidal Loose Rock/pebble/gravel, Subtidal Sandy, Subtidal Sandy-Mud, Macroalgal/Kelp, Seagrass (Submerged)

Geographic range

Illustration

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