Gavia arctica (Arctic Loon) is a species of birds in the family loons. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to the Palearctic. They are solitary, diurnal carnivores. Individuals can grow to 130 cm. They have parental care (female provides care, pair provides care, and paternal care). They rely on drag powered swimming, flight, and swimming to move around.
EOL has data for 50 attributes, including: