Eider

(syn. Somateria Ϯ Common Eider S. mollissima) Icelandic Aeðarfugl eider (the name is echoed in many European languages); "Fam. Lamellirostern.  Mergus  Anas; Querquedula; Anas, Tadorna, Souchet, Marila, Eider, Clangula, Macreuse; Bernicla, Anser, Cygnus" (Oken 1817); "RODZÀY IV. (180.)  MIĘKKOPIÓR.  EIDER.   Eider. Fran.  Eider. albo Eiderente. albo Eidergans. albo Eidervogel. Niem.  ...  n. p. Anas mollissima. GL." (Jarocki 1821).

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 19 January 2019).