WoRMS name details

Anas crecca carolinensis Gmelin, 1789

158944  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158944)

 unaccepted (rank change)
Subspecies
marine, fresh
Distribution North America; from Labrador to the Gulf of Mexico  
Distribution North America; from Labrador to the Gulf of Mexico [details]
WoRMS (2018). Anas crecca carolinensis Gmelin, 1789. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158944 on 2018-04-23
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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.; Peterson, V.M. (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 Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Diet marine invertebrates and seeds of marine vegetation [details]

Dimensions Length: 14 1/2" (37 cm) [details]

Distribution North America; from Labrador to the Gulf of Mexico [details]

Habitat shore, intertidal [details]

Importance game species [details]

Predators man [details]

Reproduction Breeds from Iceland to eastern Asia and south to Spain, southern Russia, and China (eurasian subspecies). North American subspecies Breeds from Newfoundland to Alaska, and south to New England in the east, and California in the west. Winters south to the West Indies and Central America. Eggs are laid between May and June. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English green-winged teal  [details]