dcsimg
Zac Cota   cc-by-nc-4.0

Melanitta fusca (Velvet Scoter) is a species of birds in the family Anatidae. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are found in the indo-malayan realm, The Nearctic, and the palearctic. They are diurnal. Individuals can grow to 99 cm. Reproduction is dioecious. They have parental care (female provides care). They rely on flight to move around.

show all records
show all records
show all records
show all records
show all records

EOL has data for 40 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Velvet Scoter. View this species on GBIF