Species Details : Somateria mollissima (Linnaeus, 1758)

Accepted scientific name:
Somateria mollissima (Linnaeus, 1758) (accepted name) 7 literature references for Somateria mollissima  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Anas mollissima Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym) 2 literature references for Anas mollissima Linnaeus, 1758
Eider mollissimus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Eider mollissimus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Infraspecific taxon: Somateria mollissima borealis (C. L. Brehm, 1824)
Somateria mollissima dresseri Sharpe, 1871
Somateria mollissima faeroeensis C. L. Brehm, 1831
Somateria mollissima mollissima (Linnaeus, 1758)
Somateria mollissima sedentaria Snyder, 1941
Somateria mollissima v-nigrum Bonaparte, 1855
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Common Eider English - Click here to show the literature
eider à duvet French - Click here to show the literature
Kingdom Animalia CoL
Phylum Chordata CoL
Class Aves ITIS Global
Order Anseriformes ITIS Global
Family Anatidae ITIS Global
Genus Somateria ITIS Global
Distribution: Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China); North America
Environment: -
Additional data: -
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Peterson A.P., 23-Jan-2007
Source database: ITIS Global, Jun 2017   99%
Bibliographic citation: Tom Orrell (custodian), Dave Nicolson (ed). (2019). ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System (version Jun 2017). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2019 Annual Checklist (Roskov Y., Ower G., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P.M., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., Nieukerken E. van, Zarucchi J., Penev L., eds.). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/annual-checklist/2019. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-884X.
Online resource: http://www.itis.gov/servlet/SingleRpt/SingleRpt?search_topic=TSN&search_value=175155
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