WoRMS taxon details

Oxyura jamaicensis (Gmelin, 1789)

159100  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159100)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh
Not documented
Distribution North America; Nova Scotia and New Brunswick; winter range extends from Cape Cod to the Gulf of Mexico  
Distribution North America; Nova Scotia and New Brunswick; winter range extends from Cape Cod to the Gulf of Mexico [details]
WoRMS (2018). Oxyura jamaicensis (Gmelin, 1789). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159100 on 2018-12-16
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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
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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. <em>Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> 221: 532 p., available online at http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/library/116743.pdf [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet aquatic plants, insects [details]

Dimensions Length: 15" (38 cm) [details]

Distribution North America; Nova Scotia and New Brunswick; winter range extends from Cape Cod to the Gulf of Mexico [details]

Habitat marshes [details]

Importance game species [details]

Predators man [details]

Reproduction Breed from northern Manitoba to central British Columbia south to Texas, Mexico, and Columbia. Winters from Massachusetts, Texas and British Columbia south to Florida, the West Indies, Central, and northern South America. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Danish Amerikansk skarveand  [details]
Dutch rosse stekelstaart  [details]
English ruddy duck  [details]
French Érismature rousse  [details]
German Schwarzkopf-Ruderente  [details]
Lithuanian baltaskruostė stačiauodegė  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål stivhaleand  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk stivhaleand  [details]
Polish sterniczka jamajska  [details]
Russian американская савка  [details]
Slovenian belolična trdorepka  [details]
Spanish malvasía canela  [details]
Swedish Amerikansk kopparand  [details]
Turkish kara başlı dikkuyruk  [details]
Ukrainian ямайська савкаСавка ямайська  [details]
Welsh hwyaden goch  [details]