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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnas strepera Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 159171

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. (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://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrosa e përhime  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorСива патица  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorknarand  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkrakeend  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgadwall  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcanard chipeau  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSchnatterente  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorברווז אפור  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcanapiglia  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpilkoji antis  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΚαπακλής  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnadderand  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnadderand  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnadderand  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkrakwa  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorraţă pestriţăUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorraţa pestriţă  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorсерая утка  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgadual  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkonopnica  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoránade friso  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnatterand  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorboz ördekUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorboz ordek  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorНерозень  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhwyaden lwyd  [details]
Environment marine, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
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 (14 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (977 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2244 nucleotides; 1174 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 aquatic plants, insects, crustaceans, amphibians, mollusks and fish [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat marshes, sloughs, ponds, and small lakes with grasslands in both fresh and brackish water [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance game species [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators man, fox, raccoons, coyotes, hawks and crows [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds from southern Ontario to southern Alaska south to North Carolina, Iowa, Texas and California. It also breeds from Iceland and the British Isles to eastern Asia. It winters in the southern part of the Breeding range south to Florida and Mexico and in the Old World to Africa and southern Asia. [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Gadwall (Anas strepera)
Gadwall (Anas strepera)
Anas strepera
Anas strepera
Anas strepera
Anas strepera
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159171
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 strepera Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159171 on 2014-10-02
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