WoRMS taxon details

Melanitta fusca (Linnaeus, 1758)

137072  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137072)

accepted
Species
marine
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Distribution North America; from Newfoundland to the Gulf of Mexico; rare migrant and winter visitor throughout the interior and south to...  
Distribution North America; from Newfoundland to the Gulf of Mexico; rare migrant and winter visitor throughout the interior and south to Gulf Coast [details]
WoRMS (2018). Melanitta fusca (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137072 on 2018-06-22
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Banks, R.C., R.W. McDiarmid, and A.L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Resource Publication No. 166. 79 p. [details]   

additional source Robbins, C. S. (1983). Golden field Guide to Birds of North America. Golden press. 360p. [details]   

additional source Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station., available online at http://www.gmwsrs.org/main.htm [details]   

additional source Peterson, R.T.; Peterson, V.M. (2002). A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. Fifth Edition. Peterson Field Guide Series. Houghton Mifflin Company. New York. 427 p. [details]   

additional source Squires, H.J. 1990. Decapod Crustacea of the Atlantic coast of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 221. 532 p. [details]   

additional source Vanner, M. 2003. The encyclopedia of North American birds. Paragon Publishing. Bath. 383 p. [details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source Gallardo, J. C., V. Macías, and E. Velarde. 2009. Birds (Vertebrata: Aves) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1321–1342 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Cattrijsse, A.; Vincx, M. (2001). Biodiversity of the benthos and the avifauna of the Belgian coastal waters: summary of data collected between 1970 and 1998. Sustainable Management of the North Sea. Federal Office for Scientific, Technical and Cultural Affairs: Brussel, Belgium. 48 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Dimensions Length: 21" (53 cm) [details]

Distribution North America; from Newfoundland to the Gulf of Mexico; rare migrant and winter visitor throughout the interior and south to Gulf Coast [details]

Reproduction Breeds from northwestern Ontario to the mouth of the Mackenzie River, and in Alaska, and south to North Dakota, and Washington. Winters on the Atlantic coast from Newfoundland to South Carolina, on the Great Lakes and on the Pacific coast from Alaska to Mexico. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Bulgarian Кадифена потапница  [details]
Danish fløjlsand  [details]
Dutch grote zee-eend  [details]
English white-winged scotervelvet scoter  [details]
French macreuse brune  [details]
German Samtente  [details]
Hebrew קטיפנית שחומה  [details]
Italian orco marino  [details]
Japanese ビロードキンクロ  [details]
Lithuanian nuodėgulė  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Βελουδόπαπια  [details]
Norwegian sjøorre  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål sjøorre  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk sjøorre  [details]
Polish uhla  [details]
Russian турпан  [details]
Slovenian beloliska  [details]
Spanish negrón especulado  [details]
Swedish svärta  [details]
Turkish kadife ördekkadife ordek  [details]
Ukrainian Турпан  [details]
Welsh môr-hwyaden y Gogledd  [details]