Somateria mollissima (Common Eider) is a species of birds in the family Anatidae. They are listed as near threatened by IUCN. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to the Palearctic and The Nearctic. They are diurnal carnivores. Individuals can grow to 108 cm. They have parental care (female provides care). They rely on flight and drag powered swimming to move around.
EOL has data for 52 attributes, including: