WoRMS taxon details

Lophodytes cucullatus (Linnaeus, 1758)

159094  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159094)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh
Distribution North America; Bay of Fundy to Northern Florida  
Distribution North America; Bay of Fundy to Northern Florida [details]
WoRMS (2018). Lophodytes cucullatus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159094 on 2018-05-24
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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 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 
 

From other sources
Diet aquatic insects, fish and crustaceans [details]

Dimensions Length: 18" (46 cm) [details]

Distribution North America; Bay of Fundy to Northern Florida [details]

Habitat forested wetlands, freshwater and brackish bays, estuaries, and tidal creeks and ponds [details]

Importance game species [details]

Predators man [details]

Reproduction 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]
 

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