Order
Anseriformes
Family
Anatidae
Genus
Somateria
 
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King Eider Somateria spectabilis

Abby N. Powell and Robert S. Suydam
Version: 2.0 — Published August 31, 2012

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Figure 1. Distribution of the King Eider in North America. - Range Map
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  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Figure 1. Distribution of the King Eider in North America.

This species also breeds in Europe and Asia. See text for details.

Recommended Citation

Powell, A. N. and R. S. Suydam (2012). King Eider (Somateria spectabilis), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (A. F. Poole, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bna.491