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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophodytes cucullatus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 159094

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 editorLophodytes (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophodytes cucullatus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLophodytes Reichenbach, 1852
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 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkokardezaagbek  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhooded merganser  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorharle couronné  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKappensänger  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkuoduotasis dančiasnapis  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhjelmfiskand  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhjelmfiskand  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkapturnik  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkapucatsi žagar  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorserreta capuchona  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbaşlıklı ördek  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhwyaden gribwen  [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 (14 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (664 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (59 nucleotides; 16 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 aquatic insects, fish and crustaceans [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 18" (46 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; Bay of Fundy to Northern Florida [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat forested wetlands, freshwater and brackish bays, estuaries, and tidal creeks and ponds [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 New Brunswick to northern British Columbia and south to Florida, Missouri, and Idaho avoiding the treeless plains as it nests in holes in trees. Winters from New England and British Columbia south to the Gulf States and Mexico. Eggs are laid between the first of April and the middle of June. [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Hooded merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus)
Hooded merganser (Loph...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159094
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). Lophodytes cucullatus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159094 on 2014-11-22
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