genus Melanitta


Also found in: Thesaurus.
Related to genus Melanitta: common scoter, surf scoter, Velvet Scoter
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Noun1.genus Melanitta - scotersgenus Melanitta - scoters        
bird genus - a genus of birds
Anatidae, family Anatidae - swimming birds having heavy short-legged bodies and bills with a horny tip: swans; geese; ducks
scoter, scooter - large black diving duck of northern parts of the northern hemisphere