WoRMS taxon details

Anas discors Linnaeus, 1766

159167  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159167)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh
Linnaeus C. (1767). <i>Systema naturae per regna tria naturae: secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis.</i> Ed. 12. 1., <i>Regnum Animale. 1 & 2</i>. Holmiae, Laurentii Salvii. <em>Holmiae [Stockholm], Laurentii Salvii.</em> pp. 1-532 [1766] pp. 533-1327 [1767]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83650#5 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Distribution North America; from Newfoundland to the Gulf of Mexico  
Distribution North America; from Newfoundland to the Gulf of Mexico [details]
WoRMS (2018). Anas discors Linnaeus, 1766. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159167 on 2018-10-21
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original description Linnaeus C. (1767). <i>Systema naturae per regna tria naturae: secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis.</i> Ed. 12. 1., <i>Regnum Animale. 1 & 2</i>. Holmiae, Laurentii Salvii. <em>Holmiae [Stockholm], Laurentii Salvii.</em> pp. 1-532 [1766] pp. 533-1327 [1767]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83650#5 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet seeds, plants, insects, molluscs [details]

Dimensions Length: 15 1/2" (39 cm) [details]

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

Habitat shallow pools and marshes [details]

Importance game species [details]

Predators man [details]

Reproduction 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]
 

LanguageName 
Danish blåvinget and  [details]
Dutch blauwvleugeltaling  [details]
English blue-winged teal  [details]
Lithuanian mėlynsparnė kryklė  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Αμερικανική σαρσέλα  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål blåvingeand  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk blåvengand  [details]
Polish cyranka modroskrzydła  [details]
Russian синекрылый чирокголубокрылый чирок  [details]
Scottish Gaelic praslacha ghormeiteach  [details]
Slovenian modroperuta reglja  [details]
Spanish cerceta aliazul  [details]
Swedish blåvingad årta  [details]
Turkish mavi kanatlı çamurcun  [details]
Welsh corhwyaden asgell-las  [details]