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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnas discors Linnaeus, 1766 
AphiaID: 159167

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 editorAnas (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAnas Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1766). Systema naturae sive regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Laurentii Salvii, Holmiae. 12th ed. v. 1 (pt 1): 1-532. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblåvinget and  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblauwvleugeltaling  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblue-winged teal  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormėlynsparnė kryklė  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΑμερικανική σαρσέλα  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblåvingeand  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblåvengand  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcyranka modroskrzydła  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorсинекрылый чирокUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorголубокрылый чирок  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpraslacha ghormeiteach  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormodroperuta reglja  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcerceta aliazul  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblåvingad årta  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormavi kanatlı çamurcun  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcorhwyaden asgell-las  [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 (9 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (548 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (250 nucleotides; 174 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 seeds, plants, insects, molluscs [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 15 1/2" (39 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; from Newfoundland to the Gulf of Mexico [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat shallow pools and marshes [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 Newfoundland and Nova Scotia across southern Canada to southern Alaska and south to the central United States. Winters from southern United States to Brazil and Ecuador in South America. Eggs are laid between middle May to middle July. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159167
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Anas discors Linnaeus, 1766. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159167 on 2014-04-20
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