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Male at Central Park Zoo, New York, USA
Male at Central Park Zoo, New York, USA
Status IUCN3.1 LC.svg
最唔使理(Least Concern) (LC)[1]
亞科 (Subfamilia): (Merginae)
S. spectabilis
Somateria spectabilis
(Linnaeus, 1758)

王絨鴨Somateria spectabilis)係一種大型嘅海鴨,佢哋住響北半球嘅歐洲東北面,北美洲亞洲。每年六月至七月會飛去北極繁殖,響地上生4至7隻蛋。

Somateria spectabilis


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  • University of Alaska Fairbanks King Eider project
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  • Alaska Migratory Bird Calendar (2008). Publication of The US Fish and Wildlife Service


  • Chandler, R. J. (1987) Identification and ageing of first-winter male King Eider British Birds 80(12): 626-7
  • Ellis, Pete (1994) Ageing and sexing of King Eiders British Birds 87(1):36-7
  • Dawson, Jane (1994) Ageing and sexing of King Eiders British Birds 87(1):37-40
  • Suddaby, D., K. D. Shaw, P. M. Ellis and Keith Brockie, on behalf of the Rarities Committee (1994) King Eiders in Britain and Ireland in 1958-90: occurrences and ageing British Birds 87(9): 418-30

  1. BirdLife International (2004). Somateria spectabilis. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN 2006. Retrieved on 11 May 2006. Database entry includes justification for why this species is of least concern