WoRMS taxon details

Mergus merganser Linnaeus, 1758

159097  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159097)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh
 Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Distribution North America; Oceania; Labrador to Florida  
Distribution North America; Oceania; Labrador to Florida [details]
WoRMS (2018). Mergus merganser Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159097 on 2018-10-16
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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
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original description  Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (Schelde)  Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. <em>Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke.</em> 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

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. <em>Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B.</em> 68: p. [details]   

additional source  Peterson, R.T.; Peterson, V.M. (2002). A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. <em>Fifth Edition.</em> 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  Vanner, M. 2003. The encyclopedia of North American birds. Paragon Publishing. Bath. 383 p. [details]   

additional source  Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. <em>Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France.</em> 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [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  Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Dimensions Length: 25" (64 cm) [details]

Distribution North America; Oceania; Labrador to Florida [details]

Reproduction Breeds from Newfoundland to Alaska and south to New England., South Dakota, and in the mountains to central California. Nests in tree holes. Eggs are laid from the first of May to middle June. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Albanian zhytësi i mesëm  [details]
Bulgarian Голям нирец  [details]
Danish stor skallesluger  [details]
Dutch grote zaagbek  [details]
English goosandercommon merganser  [details]
French harle bièvre  [details]
German Gänsesäger  [details]
Hebrew מרגון גדול  [details]
Italian smergo maggiore  [details]
Japanese カワアイサ  [details]
Lithuanian didysis dančiasnapis  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Χηνοπρίστης  [details]
Norwegian laksand  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål laksand  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk laksand  [details]
Polish tracz nurogęśnurogęś  [details]
Romanian ferestraşul mareferestraş mare  [details]
Russian или керкуль (устар.)большой крохаль  [details]
Scottish Gaelic síolta mhór  [details]
Slovenian srednji žagar  [details]
Spanish serreta grande  [details]
Swedish storskrake  [details]
Turkish büyük tarakdişbuyuk tarakdis  [details]
Ukrainian Крех великий  [details]
Welsh hwyaden ddanheddog  [details]