WoRMS taxon details

Anas americana Gmelin, 1789

158940  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158940)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh
Not documented
Distribution North America  
Distribution North America [details]
WoRMS (2018). Anas americana Gmelin, 1789. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158940 on 2018-10-16
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context source (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. <em>Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke.</em> 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

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. <em>Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B.</em> 68: p. [details]   

additional source Peterson, R.T.; Peterson, V.M. (2002). A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. <em>Fifth Edition.</em> 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  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet plant life and aquatic insects [details]

Dimensions Length: 19" (48 cm) [details]

Distribution North America [details]

Habitat lake, grasslands, river, marsh, estuarine, intertidal or littoral [details]

Importance game species [details]

Predators nests are destroyed by crow, gull, fox, skunk [details]

Reproduction Breeds from Hudson Bay to Alaska and south to Nebraska and northeastern California. Winters from the southern limit of the Breeding range south to the West Indies, Central, and northern South America. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Danish Amerikansk pibeand  [details]
Dutch Amerikaanse smient  [details]
English bald-pateAmerican wigeon  [details]
German Nordamerikanische Pfeifente  [details]
Japanese アメリカヒドリ  [details]
Lithuanian Amerikinė cyplė  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Amerikablesand  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Amerikablesand  [details]
Polish świstun Amerykański  [details]
Scottish Gaelic rualacha mheiriceánach  [details]
Slovenian Ameriška žvižgavka  [details]
Spanish silbón Americano  [details]
Swedish Amerikansk bläsand  [details]
Turkish Amerika ıslıkçınıAmerika fiyusu  [details]
Ukrainian Білоголовий орлан  [details]
Welsh chwiwell America  [details]