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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnas americana Gmelin, 1789 
AphiaID: 158940

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnseriformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAnatidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAnas (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnas americana (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAnas Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikansk pibeand  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikaanse smient  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbald-pateUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerican wigeon  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNordamerikanische Pfeifente  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikinė cyplė  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikablesand  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikablesand  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorświstun Amerykański  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrualacha mheiriceánach  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmeriška žvižgavka  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsilbón Americano  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikansk bläsand  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerika ıslıkçınıUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerika fiyusu  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorБілоголовий орлан  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorchwiwell America  [details]
Environment marine, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (10 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (470 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (83 nucleotides; 64 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet plant life and aquatic insects [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 19" (48 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat lake, grasslands, river, marsh, estuarine, intertidal or littoral [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators nests are destroyed by crow, gull, fox, skunk [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction 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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158940
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
2011-04-27 09:01:37Z  changed  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Anas americana Gmelin, 1789. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158940 on 2014-12-18
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