Melanitta nigra (Common Scoter) is a species of birds in the family Anatidae. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to the Palearctic. They are diurnal carnivores. Individuals can grow to 90 cm. They have parental care (female provides care). They rely on swimming, drag powered swimming, and flight to move around.
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