WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnas penelope Linnaeus, 1758

159168  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159168)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 45-51 cm. Plumage: body vermiculated...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 45-51 cm. Plumage: body vermiculated grey; head chestnut with buffy-cream forehead and crown and pinkish chest; flight feathers , tail and undertail coverts black with a white line dividing undertail coverts from grey flanks; speculum green and black. Eclipse male and female greyish or rufous brown (male with rich chestnut breast and sides) with paler edges to feathers; head paler with black around eyes; belly white and prominent white forewing in all plumages. Immature like female. Bare parts: iris brown; bill pale blue grey with darker edges and tip; feet and legs dark grey. Habitat: salt marshes, tidal flats, estuaries, or lagoons; also inland waters; space and good visibility required.<388><391> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; regular visitor to the Atlantic...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; regular visitor to the Atlantic Provinces [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Anas penelope. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159168 on 2017-12-11

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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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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. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [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. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [details]   

additional source Peterson, R.T. and V.M. Peterson. 2002. A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. Fifth Edition. Peterson Field Guide Series. Houghton Mifflin Company. New York. 427 p.  [details]   

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [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]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [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 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. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[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”. Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke. 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 45-51 cm. Plumage: body vermiculated grey; head chestnut with buffy-cream forehead and crown and pinkish chest; flight feathers , tail and undertail coverts black with a white line dividing undertail coverts from grey flanks; speculum green and black. Eclipse male and female greyish or rufous brown (male with rich chestnut breast and sides) with paler edges to feathers; head paler with black around eyes; belly white and prominent white forewing in all plumages. Immature like female. Bare parts: iris brown; bill pale blue grey with darker edges and tip; feet and legs dark grey. Habitat: salt marshes, tidal flats, estuaries, or lagoons; also inland waters; space and good visibility required.<388><391> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 20" (51 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; regular visitor to the Atlantic Provinces [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds in Eurasia from Iceland to eastern Asia and winters south to central Africa, southern Asia, and the East Indies. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrosa kryekuqeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrosa kokëmadheUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrosa e detitUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkryekuqja e madhe  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpibeand  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmient  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwigeonUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwidgeonUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEurasian wigeon  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcanard siffleur  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPfeifente  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorברווז צהוב-מצח  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfischione  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorヒドリガモ  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcyplė  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΕυρωπαϊκό Σφυριχτάρι  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrunnakke  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrunnakke  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrunnakke  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorświstun  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorraţă fluierătoareUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorraţa fluierătoare  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorсвиязьUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorсвиягаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorсвистунUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorили свищ  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlacha rua  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoržvižgavka  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsilbón europeo  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbläsand  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfivu  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorСвищ  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorchwiwell  [details]