Polysticta stelleri (Pallas, 1769)
Family: Anseriformes > Anatidae
This attractive Arctic seaduck breeds on the Arctic coast of Siberia and normally winters in seas of northern Fennoscandia and the Baltic, but there have been a few records from (mostly northern) Britain.
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Status and Trends
Population size and trends and patterns of distribution based on BTO surveys and atlases with data collected by BTO volunteers.
Information about movement and migration based on online bird portals (e.g. BirdTrack), Ringing schemes and tracking studies.
Lifecycle and body size information about Steller's Eider, including statistics on nesting, eggs and lifespan based on BTO ringing and nest recording data.
Sample sizes are too small to report Productivity and Nesting statistics for this species.
|Field Codes||2-letter: ES | 5-letter code: STEEI | Euring: 2090|
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