WoRMS taxon details

Mergus serrator Linnaeus, 1758

159098  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159098)

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
page(s): 129 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Distribution North America; Newfoundland to the Gulf of Mexico  
Distribution North America; Newfoundland to the Gulf of Mexico [details]
WoRMS (2018). Mergus serrator Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159098 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
page(s): 129 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS)  HKBWS. (2013). Hong Kong Bird Report 2011. <em>The Hong Kong Bird Watching Society.</em>  [details]   

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: 23" (58 cm) [details]

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

Reproduction Breeds in North America from Greenland and Baffin Island to southern Alaska and south to New England, southern Ontario, and northern British Columbia. Winters from New Brunswick, the Great Lakes, and Alaska, south to Florida, the Gulf States, and northern Mexico. Nests are close to the ground and are usually near salt water. Eggs are laid from middle June to late July (5-9 young). [details]
 

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Albanian zhytësi i mesëm me çallmë  [details]
Bulgarian Среден нирец  [details]
Danish toppet skallesluger  [details]
Dutch middelste zaagbek  [details]
English red-breasted merganser  [details]
French harle huppé  [details]
German Mittelsäger  [details]
Hebrew מרגון בינוני  [details]
Italian smergo minore  [details]
Japanese ウミアイサ  [details]
Lithuanian vidutinis dančiasnapis  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Θαλασσοπρίστης  [details]
Norwegian siland  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål siland  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk siland  [details]
Polish tracz długodziobyszlachar  [details]
Romanian ferestraşul moţatferestraş moţat  [details]
Russian или морской крохальДлинноносый крохальдлинноносый  [details]
Scottish Gaelic síolta rua  [details]
Slovenian veliki žagar  [details]
Spanish serreta mediana  [details]
Swedish småskrake  [details]
Turkish tarakdiştarakdis  [details]
Ukrainian Середній крехКрех середній (Крех довгоносий)Крех середній  [details]
Welsh hwyaden frongoch  [details]