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

Anas querquedula Linnaeus, 1758

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

AnasLinnaeus, 1758accepted genus name

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Albanian: marsakja; marsatorja 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): knekkand sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Bulgarian: Лятно бърне sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Danish: atlingand sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: zomertaling sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English: garganey sources: North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
 English-United States: Garganey sources: Charles Hussey
 German: Knäkente sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Greek: Ευρωπαϊκή Σαρσέλα sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Israel (Hebrew): קרקיר sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Italian: marzaiola sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Lithuanian: dryžagalvė kryklė sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian: knekkand sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian Bokmål: knekkand sources: Syst. Nat. ed. 10 p. 126
 Norwegian Nynorsk: knekkand sources: Syst. Nat. ed. 10 p. 126
 Nynorsk (Norwegian): knekkand sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Polish: cyranka sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Romanian: raţă cârâietoare; raţa cârâitoare sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Russian: чирок-трескунок sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Slovenian: reglja sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Spanish, Castillian: cerceta carretona sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Swedish: årta sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Turkish: cikrikcin; çıkrıkçın sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Ukrainian: Велика чирянка; Чирянка велика sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Welsh: hwyaden addfain

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

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

Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London.

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.

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. (2012). Anas querquedula 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:159169

Drs Cees Roselaar. Anas querquedula Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=96505

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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.
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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