Anas platyrhynchos Linnaeus, 1758

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataAvesAnseriformesAnatidaeAnas

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Overview

Full Name

Anas platyrhynchos Linnaeus, 1758

Common names

  • Mallard eng
  • Anade Azulón spa
  • Canard colvert fra
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

accepted species

Living period

5.333 to 0.0 Ma

Habitat

Terrestrial, Marine, Freshwater, Volant

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Aves
order
Anseriformes
family
Anatidae
genus
Anas
species
Anas platyrhynchos
 
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Bibliography

(1996) NODC Taxonomic Code

(2001) database, Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad

(2003) database, http://www.menv.gouv.qc.ca/biodiversite/centre.htm

(2006) website, AOU Check-List (07-2006)

(2006) website, Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2006.12.10

Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes (2003) Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada

Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner (1987) Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada: Resource Publication, no. 166

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.

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Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built.
View the primary source usage in Catalogue of Life.

Record history

This record was last modified on Jul 25, 2016.