Melanitta fusca (Velvet Scoter) is a species of birds in the family Anatidae. They are listed as vulnerable by IUCN. 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. They have parental care (female provides care). They rely on flight and drag powered swimming to move around.
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