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White-winged Scoter
Melanitta [fusca or deglandi] (= Melanitta fusca) (Linnaeus, 1758)
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Order:
  Anseriformes
Family:
  Anatidae
Genus:
  Melanitta

Scientific:
  Melanitta fusca

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.123

Protonym:
  Anas fusca

Avibase ID:
  8C602FD9D2A0A234

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175163

Geographic range:

  • Melanitta fusca: N Eurasia; winters Norway to Spain and Caspian Sea
  • Melanitta deglandi [deglandi or dixoni]: Northern North America; winters to coastal s US
  • Melanitta deglandi stejnegeri: Breeds ne Asia; winters coastal e Asia to Japan and China
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Velvet or White-winged Scoter
Czech:
  turpan hnědý
German:
  Samtente
Danish:
  Fløjlsand
Spanish:
  Negrón Especulado
Finnish:
  pilkkasiipi
French:
  Macreuse brune
Icelandic:
  Korpönd
Italian:
  Orco marino
Japanese:
  yo-roppabiro-dokinkuro
Japanese:
  ヨーロッパビロードキンクロ
Dutch:
  Grote Zeeüend
Norwegian:
  Sjøorre
Polish:
  uhla
Portuguese:
  Pato-fusco
Portuguese (Brazil):
  White-winged Scoter
Russian:
  Турпан
Slovak:
  turpan tmavý
Swedish:
  Svärta
Chinese:
  斑脸海番鸭


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
   Velvet Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   Velvet Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   Velvet Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   Velvet Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   Velvet Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   Velvet Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
   Velvet Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
   Velvet Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
   Velvet Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
   Velvet Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
   Velvet Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Velvet or White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta [fusca or deglandi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Velvet or White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta [fusca or deglandi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Velvet or White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta [fusca or deglandi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Velvet or White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta [fusca or deglandi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Velvet or White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta [fusca or deglandi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Velvet or White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta [fusca or deglandi])
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Velvet Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Velvet Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Velvet Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Velvet Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
    Melanitta fusca [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Melanitta fusca [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Melanitta fusca [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   White-winged Scoter ( Melanitta fusca) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Melanitta fusca [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Other synonyms

Asturian: Coríu Pintu
Azerbaijani: Qılquyruq ördək
Belarusian: Нырок-свірок
Bulgarian: Кадифена потапница
Breton: An duanenn bras
Catalan: Ànec fosc, Ánnera fosca, Morell de mar fosc
Catalan (Balears): Ánnera fosca
Valencian: Morell de mar fosc
Czech: dř. kachna hnědá, Kachna hnědá, Turpan hnedý, Turpan hnědý, turpan hnìdý
Welsh: Hwyad felfedog, Hwyaden felfedog, Môr-hwyaden y gogledd
Danish: Amerikansk Fløjlsand, Fløjlsand
German: Höckerschnabelente, Samtente
Greek: Βελουδόπαπια
English: European white-winged scoter, Velvet or White-winged Scoter, Velvet Scoter, White-winged Scoter
Esperanto: Blankspegula maranaso
Spanish: Ánade marino de alas blancas, Negreta Ala Blanca, negreta alablanca, Negreta Aliblanca, Negrón Común, Negrón Especulado
Spanish (Mexico): negreta ala blanca, negreta alablanca, Negreta Aliblanca
Estonian: Tõmmuvaeras
Basque: Ahatebeltz hegazuria, Ahatebetz hegazuri, Ànec fosc
Finnish: Pilkkasiipi
Faroese: Spegilsont, Spegils-ont
French: Macreuse à ailes blanche, Macreuse à ailes blanches, Macreuse brune, Macreuse brune ou M. à ailes blanches
Irish: Sceadach
Gaelic: Lach Dhubh
Galician: Ànec fosc, pentumeiro de á branca, Pentumeiro de ala branca
Manx: Laagh ghoo
Hebrew: קטיפנית שחומה
Croatian: Patka kulašica
Hungarian: Füstös réce
Armenian: [Turpan ], Տուրպան
Icelandic: Korpönd
Italian: Orco marino, Orco marino comune, Orco marino europeo
Japanese: biroadokinkuro, birōdo kin-kuro, biro-dokinkuro, Biroodo-kinkuro, Biroudo-kinkuro, yo-roppabiro-dokinkuro
Japanese: ビロアドキンクロ, ビロードキンクロ, ヨーロッパビロードキンクロ
Japanese (Kanji): 天鵞絨金黒
Georgian: ტურპანი
Khakas: Хара öртек
Kazakh: Дєњтұмсық тұрпан, Кәдімгі тұрпан
Kazakh (Transliteration): kädimgi turpan
Korean: 검둥오리사촌
Korean (Transliteration): geomdung-ori-sachon
Cornish: Mor-hos paly
Latin: Melanitta [fusca or deglandi], Melanitta deglandi, Melanitta fusca, Melanitta fusca fusca
Luxembourgish: Brong Mierint
Lithuanian: Nuodegule, Nuodėgulė
Latvian: Baltspoguļa tumšpīle, Tumšā pīle
Mongolian: Дөрт нугас, Тольт монхдой
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠲᠣᠯᠡᠲᠣ ᠮᠣᠩᠬᠳᠠᠢ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠪᠣᠢᠢᠯᠠᠲᠣ ᠨᠣᠭᠣᠰᠣ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): Буйлт нугас, Хар дөрт нугас
Mongolian (Transliteration): built nugas, dört nug as, khar dört nug as, tol't moŋkhdoi
Dutch: Grote Zee-eend, Grote Zeeëend, Grote Zeeend, Grote Zeeüend
Norwegian: Heiand, Sjøorre
Polish: uhla, uhla (zwyczajna), Uhla zwycajna, uhla zwyczajna
Pinyin: bān liǎn hǎi-fān-yā, hǎi-fān yā, qí-zuǐ yā
Portuguese: pato fusco, Pato-fusco
Romansh: Anda da vali
Romanian: Rață catifelată
Russian: Turpan, Горбоносый турпан, Обыкновенный турпан, Турпан, Турпан обыкновенный
Scots: Lach dhub
Northern Sami: Skoarra
Slovak: Turpan tmavý
Slovenian: beloliska
Albanian: Rosa e zezë krahëbardhë
Serbian: baršunasti turpan, Баршунасти турпан
Swedish: Svärta
Turkish: Kadife ördek, Кәдімгі тұрпан
Ukrainian: Турпан
Chinese: [ban lian hai-fan-ya], [qí-zui ya], 奇嘴鸭, 斑脸海帆鸭, 斑脸海番鸭, 斑臉海番鴨, 海番鸭
Chinese (Traditional): 奇嘴鴨, 斑臉海番鴨, 海番鴨

 

         

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