WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAix sponsa (Linnaeus, 1758)

158938  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158938)

accepted
Species
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAix
marine, fresh
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution along eastern North America, from near the...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution along eastern North America, from near the southern tip of Florida to northern Nova Scotia then west across Quebec and Ontario to the southern tip of Texas [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Aix sponsa (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158938 on 2017-12-14

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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
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2011-04-27 09:01:37Z
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basis of record Banks, R.C., R.W. McDiarmid, and A.L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Resource Publication No. 166. 79 p. [details]   

additional source Robbins, C. S. (1983). Golden field Guide to Birds of North America. Golden press. 360p. [details]   

additional source Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station., available online at http://www.gmwsrs.org/main.htm [details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [details]   

additional source Peterson, R.T. and V.M. Peterson. 2002. A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. Fifth Edition. Peterson Field Guide Series. Houghton Mifflin Company. New York. 427 p.  [details]   

additional source Squires, H.J. 1990. Decapod Crustacea of the Atlantic coast of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 221. 532 p. [details]   

additional source University of Michigan Museum of Zoology. Animal Diversity Web., available online at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/index.html [details]   

additional source Vanner, M. 2003. The encyclopedia of North American birds. Paragon Publishing. Bath. 383 p. [details]   

additional source Gallardo, J. C., V. Macías, and E. Velarde. 2009. Birds (Vertebrata: Aves) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1321–1342 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet eat the seeds of the trees in flooded timber or wooded swamps, occasionally feed in fields, eating various grains [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 18 1/2" (47 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution along eastern North America, from near the southern tip of Florida to northern Nova Scotia then west across Quebec and Ontario to the southern tip of Texas [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat wooded swamps and river bottomlands [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance game species [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators man [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds in southern Canada from Nova Scotia to British Columbia except the Plains, and south throughout the United States to Florida, Cuba, Texas and central California. Winters from the central United States and southern British Columbia to the Gulf States and Mexico. Eggs are laid between May and June. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCarolina-eend  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwood duck  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcanard branchu  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBrautente  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormiškinė antis  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΔενδρόπαπια  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrudeand  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrudeand  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkarolinka  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorкаролинская утка  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornevestica  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpato joyuyo  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrudand  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkarolin ördeği  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКаролінка  [details]