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 Translation for 'common scoter' from English to Norwegian
SYNO common scoter | Melanitta nigra
orn.T
svartand {m/f} [Melanitta nigra]
common scoter
Partial Matches
orn.T
sjøorre {m} [Melanitta fusca]
velvet scoter
vanlig {adj}common
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alminnelig {adj}common
3
allmenn {adj}common
felles {adj}common
zool.T
nordpadde {m/f} [Bufo bufo]
common toad
orn.T
gransanger {m} [Phylloscopus collybita]
(common) chiffchaff
orn.T
tornsanger {m} [Curruca communis, syn.: Sylvia communis]
(common) whitethroat
orn.T
sørnattergal {m} [Luscinia megarhynchos]
(common) nightingale
orn.T
trane {m/f} [Grus grus]
common crane
orn.T
musvåk {m} [Buteo buteo]
common buzzard
orn.T
krikkand {m/f} [Anas crecca]
common teal
orn.T
bokfink {m} [Fringilla coelebs]
(common) chaffinch
orn.T
svartstrupe {m} [Saxicola rubicola]
(common) stonechat
orn.T
tårnseiler {m} [Apus apus]
common swift
orn.T
gråsisik {m} [Acanthis flammea, syn.: Carduelis flammea]
(common) redpoll
orn.T
tornirisk {m} [Linaria cannabina, syn.: Carduelis cannabina]
(common) linnet
orn.T
rødtoppfuglekonge {m} [Regulus ignicapillus, syn.: R. ignicapilla]
(common) firecrest
orn.T
makrellterne {m/f} [Sterna hirundo]
common tern
orn.T
enkeltbekkasin {m} [Gallinago gallinago]
common snipe
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Usage Examples English
  • Around the North Frisian Islands at water depths of 2–10 m the common scoter appears in internationally meaningful stocks.
  • The preserve is a significant wintering and passage area for a number of seabirds and seaduck, including common eider ("Somateria mollissima"), common scoter ("Melanita nigra"), velvet scoter ("Melanita fusca"), common goldeneye ("Bucephala clangula"), and black guillemot ("Cepphus grylle").
  • This species can be distinguished from other scoters, apart from common scoter, by the lack of white anywhere on the drake, and the more extensive pale areas on the female.
  • Migrant waterfowl are common in the northern areas near the tundra; species include Melanitta nigra (Common scoter), Anser fabalis (Bean goose), and Anas formosa (Baikal teal).
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