WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnas querquedula Linnaeus, 1758

159169  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159169)

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: 37-41 cm. Plumage: Breeding male...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 37-41 cm. Plumage: Breeding male vermiculated grey flanks, dark back, mottled brown breast; Head, neck and breast dark chestnut brown with paler mottling on breast and cheeks; bold white eyebrow stripe from above eye to nape; wing blue-grey, primaries darker, speculum green with white trailing edge above. Female and eclipse male brown with wide pale edges to feathers giving mottled appearance; distinctive white eyebrow and white loral patch; speculum green; belly white in all plumages. Immature like female but with spotted belly. Bare parts: iris dark or umber brown, grey in immature; bill black or grey; feet and legs dull olive grey. Habitat: rare on coastal waters of Red Sea, prefers inland water bodies.<388><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; Oceania; accidental from Eurasia;...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; Oceania; accidental from Eurasia; many records from Maritimes and East Coast as well as inland [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Anas querquedula Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159169 on 2017-12-15

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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 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 Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [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 (RAS) Australian Antarctic Data Centre. , available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/biodiversity/ [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”. 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: 37-41 cm. Plumage: Breeding male vermiculated grey flanks, dark back, mottled brown breast; Head, neck and breast dark chestnut brown with paler mottling on breast and cheeks; bold white eyebrow stripe from above eye to nape; wing blue-grey, primaries darker, speculum green with white trailing edge above. Female and eclipse male brown with wide pale edges to feathers giving mottled appearance; distinctive white eyebrow and white loral patch; speculum green; belly white in all plumages. Immature like female but with spotted belly. Bare parts: iris dark or umber brown, grey in immature; bill black or grey; feet and legs dull olive grey. Habitat: rare on coastal waters of Red Sea, prefers inland water bodies.<388><391><393> [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; Oceania; accidental from Eurasia; many records from Maritimes and East Coast as well as inland [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds in Europe  [details]
 

LanguageName 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormarsatorjaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormarsakja  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЛятно бърне  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoratlingand  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzomertaling  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgarganey  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKnäkente  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorקרקיר  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormarzaiola  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorシマアジ  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordryžagalvė kryklė  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΕυρωπαϊκή Σαρσέλα  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorknekkand  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorknekkand  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorknekkand  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcyranka  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorraţa cârâitoareUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorraţă cârâietoare  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorчирок-трескунок  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorreglja  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcerceta carretona  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorårta  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorçıkrıkçınUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcikrikcin  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЧирянка великаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorВелика чирянка  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhwyaden addfain  [details]