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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnas crecca carolinensis Gmelin, 1789 
AphiaID: 158944

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 crecca (Species) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnas crecca carolinensis (Subspecies)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (rank change)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnas carolinensis Gmelin, 1789
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnas crecca 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 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreen-winged teal  [details]
Environment marine, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
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]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (40 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet marine invertebrates and seeds of marine vegetation [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 14 1/2" (37 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; from Labrador to the Gulf of Mexico [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat shore, intertidal [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 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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158944
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2011-04-04 12:52:34Z  changed  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Anas crecca carolinensis Gmelin, 1789. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158944 on 2014-12-26
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