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

Bucephala clangula (Linnaeus, 1758)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Original genus

Anas Linnaeus, 1758

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

BucephalaBaird, 1858accepted genus name

Species group names

Anas clangula Linnaeus, 1758 objective synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Albanian: rosa me katër sy 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): kvinand sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Bulgarian: Звънарка sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Danish: hvinand sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: brilduiker
 English: common goldeneye; goldeneye sources: North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS);PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English-United States: Common Goldeneye; Goldeneye sources: Charles Hussey
 French: garrot à oeil d'or sources: 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.
 Gaelic: órshúileach sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Galician: Órshúileach
 German: Schellente sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Greek: Ευρωπαϊκή Βουκεφάλα sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Irish: Órshúileach sources: Nash, Roisin (FaEu - Ecological Consultancy Services Ltd (Ecoserve))
 Israel (Hebrew): עבראש sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Italian: quattrocchi sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Lithuanian: klykuolė sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian: kvinand sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian Bokmål: kvinand sources: Syst. Nat. ed. 10 p. 125
 Norwegian Nynorsk: kvinand sources: Syst. Nat. ed. 10 p. 125
 Nynorsk (Norwegian): kvinand sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Polish: gągoł; gągoł krzykliwy sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Romanian: raţa sunătoare sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Russian: Гоголь обыкновенный; обыкновенный гоголь sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Slovenian: zvonec sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Spanish, Castillian: porrón osculado sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Swedish: knipa sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Ukrainian: Гоголь; Гоголь звичайний sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Welsh: hwyaden lygad-aur

Literature

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

ITIS database

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.

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.

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). Bucephala clangula (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:159197

Drs Cees Roselaar. Bucephala clangula (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=96544

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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/B 2009This species may be hunted under national legislation, as long as it does not jeopardise conservation efforts in their distribution area, and only in the Member States in respect of which they are indicated in the Directive, according to Annex II/B 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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2011-04-27 by Drs Cees Roselaar & by Peter Adriaens

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