Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata > Subphylum Vertebrata > Superclass Gnathostomata > Superclass Tetrapoda > Class Aves > Order Anseriformes > Family Anatidae > Genus Anas

Anas clypeata Linnaeus, 1758

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

AnasLinnaeus, 1758accepted genus name

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Albanian: rosa sqeplugë; sqepluga sources: Dhora, DH. 2008. Fjalor i emrave të kafshëve të Shqipërisë (Emri shkencor – Shqip – Anglisht) / Dictionary of animal names of Albania (Scientific names – Albanian – English). Camaj – Pipa. Shkodër, Albania. pp. 288.
 Bokmål (Norwegian): skjeand sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Danish: skeand sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: slobeend
 English: northern shoveler; shoveler sources: North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS);PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English-United States: Northern Shoveler; Shoveler sources: Charles Hussey
 French: canard souchet
 Gaelic: spadalach sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Galician: Spadalach
 German: Löffelente sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Greek: Ευρασιατική Χουλιαροπάπια sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Irish: Spadalach sources: Nash, Roisin (FaEu - Ecological Consultancy Services Ltd (Ecoserve))
 Israel (Hebrew): מרית sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Italian: mestolone sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Lithuanian: šaukštasnapė antis sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian: skjeand sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian Bokmål: skjeand sources: Syst. Nat. ed. 10 p. 124
 Norwegian Nynorsk: skeiand sources: Syst. Nat. ed. 10 p. 124
 Nynorsk (Norwegian): skeiand sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Polish: płaskonos sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Romanian: raţa lingurar; raţă lingurar sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Russian: лопонос; широконоска sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Slovenian: raca žličarica sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Spanish, Castillian: cuchara común sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Swedish: skedand sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Turkish: kasikgaga; kaşıkgaga sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Ukrainian: Широконіска sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Welsh: hwyaden lydanbig

Literature

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.

basis of record

Squires, H.J. 1990. Decapod Crustacea of the Atlantic coast of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 221. 532 p.

basis of record

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.

basis of record

Vanner, M. 2003. The encyclopedia of North American birds. Paragon Publishing. Bath. 383 p.

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.

basis of record

Field Guide to Birds of North America 1983

basis of record

Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station.

basis of record

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.

basis of record

University of Michigan Museum of Zoology. Animal Diversity Web.

additional source

Worthy, T. (2009). Aves (Chordata). In: Gordon, D. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand Inventory of Biodiversity. Volume One: Kingdom Animalia. 584 pp

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.

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External Links

Link To GBIF
Link To GBIF

Citation

Adriaens, P. (2011). Anas clypeata Linnaeus, 1758. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158941

Drs Cees Roselaar. Anas clypeata Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=96507

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Occurrence

 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data

Environment


not marine, fresh

Importance

EU Birds Directive:
Annex II/A 2009This species may be hunted under national legislation and in the geographical sea and land area where this Directive applies, as long as it does not jeopardise conservation efforts in their distribution area, according to Annex II/A of the EU Bird Directive 2009/147/EC.
AnnexIII/B 2009
IUCN:
Red List status LC 2009This species is least concern and is widespread and abundant according to the red list of the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.

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2011-04-08 by Drs Cees Roselaar & by Peter Adriaens

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