WoRMS taxon details

Anas Linnaeus, 1758

148788  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:148788)

accepted
Genus
Species Anas acuta Linnaeus, 1758
Species Anas americana Gmelin, 1789
Species Anas aucklandica (Gray, 1844)
Species Anas bahamensis Linnaeus, 1758
Species Anas capensis Gmelin, 1789
Species Anas carolinensis Gmelin, 1789
Species Anas chlorotis Gray, 1845
Species Anas clypeata Linnaeus, 1758
Species Anas crecca Linnaeus, 1758
Species Anas cyanoptera Vieillot, 1816
Species Anas discors Linnaeus, 1766
Species Anas eatoni (Sharpe, 1875)
Species Anas erythrorhyncha Gmelin, 1789
Species Anas falcata Georgi, 1775
Species Anas flavirostris Vieillot, 1816
Species Anas formosa Georgi, 1775
Species Anas fulvigula Ridgway, 1874
Species Anas georgica Gmelin, 1789
Species Anas gracilis Buller, 1869
Species Anas marecula Olson & Jouventin, 1996
Species Anas nesiotis Fleming, 1935
Species Anas penelope Linnaeus, 1758
Species Anas platalea Vieillot, 1816
Species Anas platyrhynchos Linnaeus, 1758
Species Anas poecilorhyncha Forster, 1781
Species Anas querquedula Linnaeus, 1758
Species Anas rhynchotis Latham, 1801
Species Anas rubripes Brewster, 1902
Species Anas sibilatrix Poeppig, 1829
Species Anas sparsa Eyton, 1838
Species Anas strepera Linnaeus, 1758
Species Anas superciliosa Gmelin, 1789
Species Anas undulata Dubois, 1839
Species Anas versicolor Vieillot, 1816

Species Anas angustirostris Ménétriés, 1832 accepted as Marmaronetta angustirostris (Ménétriés, 1832)
Species Anas bernicla Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Branta bernicla (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Anas fusca Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Melanitta fusca (Linnaeus, 1758) (superseded original combination)
Species Anas indicus Latham, 1790 accepted as Anser indicus (Latham, 1790)
Species Anas marila Linnaeus, 1761 accepted as Aythya marila (Linnaeus, 1761)
Species Anas mollissima Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Somateria mollissima (Linnaeus, 1758) (superseded original combination)
Species Anas nigra Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Melanitta nigra (Linnaeus, 1758) (superseded original combination)
Species Anas oustaleti Salvadori, 1894 (invalid taxon (Anas platyrhynchos × A. superciliosa))
Species Anas specularis King, 1828 accepted as Speculanas specularis King, 1828 (synonym)
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Description Size: small, slender bodied. Plumage: bright metallic wing speculum in both male and female; wings long and pointed; short...  
Description Size: small, slender bodied. Plumage: bright metallic wing speculum in both male and female; wings long and pointed; short pointed tails; temperate breeding males often with bright breeding plumage, females, out of breeding temperate males, and tropical and subtropical breeding males with duller plumage. Other details: bills flattened with distinct laminae; short legs placed centrally giving a horizontal stance. [details]
WoRMS (2018). Anas Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=148788 on 2018-11-19
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Jonsson, L. (1993). Vogels van Europa, Noord-Afrika en het Midden-Oosten [Birds of Europe, northern Africa and the Middle East]. Tirion: Baarn, The Netherlands. ISBN 90-5210-187-6. 560 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Description Size: small, slender bodied. Plumage: bright metallic wing speculum in both male and female; wings long and pointed; short pointed tails; temperate breeding males often with bright breeding plumage, females, out of breeding temperate males, and tropical and subtropical breeding males with duller plumage. Other details: bills flattened with distinct laminae; short legs placed centrally giving a horizontal stance. [details]
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Japanese マガモ  [details]