Anseriformes

Order in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataAves

  • 31,860,117

    Occurrences
  • 252

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Anseriformes

Common names

  • Ducks eng
  • Geese eng
  • Screamers eng
  • more

Taxonomic status

Accepted order

Living period

83.6 to 0.0 Ma

Habitat

Terrestrial, Marine, Volant

Georeferenced data

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Aves
order
Anseriformes
family
6
genus
156
species
252
 
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Bibliography

Harrison, P. (1985). Seabirds: an identification guide. Revised edition. Christopher Helm Publisher. A & C Black: London, UK. ISBN 0-7136-3510-X. 448 pp.

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (117243849) has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified on Apr 13, 2016.