velvet scoter

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velvet scoter

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(Animals) a European sea duck, Melanitta fusca, the male of which has a black plumage with white patches below the eyes and on the wings
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The effects of disturbance caused by boating on survival and behavior of Velvet Scoter Melanitta fusca ducklings.
The species included in the analysis are the following: Anas acuta, Anser albifrons, Anser anser, Anser brachyrhynchus, Anas clypeata, Anas crecca, Anser erythropus, Anser fabalis, Aythya ferina, Aythya fuligula, Aythya marila, Aythya nyroca, Anas penelope, Anas platyrhynchos, Anas querquedula, Anas strepera, Branta bernicla, Bucephala clangula, Branta leucopsis, Branta ruficollis, Cygnus columbianus, Cygnus cygnus, Clangula hyemalis, Cygnus olor, Mergellus albellus, Marmaronetta angustirostris, Melanitta fusca, Mergus merganser, Melanitta nigra, Mergus serrator, Netta rufina, Oxyura leucocephala, Polysticta stelleri, Somateria mollissima, Tadorna ferruginea, Tadorna tadorna.
olor (Gmelin), mute swan I O Dendrocygna bicolor (Vieillot), I R fulvous whistling-duck Histrionicus histrionicus N R (Linnaeus), harlequin duck Lophodytes cucullatus (Linnacus), I O hooded merganser Melanitta fusca (Linnaeus), N R white-winged scoter M.
The adaptive significance of creching behaviour in the White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca deglandi.
The effects of disturbance caused by boating on survival and behaviour of Velvet Scoter Melanitta fusca ducklings.