Anatidae

Family in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataAvesAnseriformes

  • 34,096,276

    Occurrences
  • 234

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Anatidae

Common names

  • Ducks eng
  • Ducks, Geese and Swans eng
  • ducks, geese, swans eng
  • more

Taxonomic status

Accepted family

Habitat

Marine

Georeferenced data

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Aves
order
Anseriformes
family
Anatidae
genus
128
species
234
 
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Typification

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.

Johnson,Kevin P.,McKinney,F.,Sorenson,Michael D. (1999) Phylogenetic constraint on male parental care in the dabbling ducks
DOI:http://phthiraptera.info/node/39580

Thompson,Gordon B. (1935) An ectoparasite census of ducks and geese (Anatidae) in Uganda
DOI:http://phthiraptera.info/node/44462

Threlfall,W.,Bourgeois,C. E. (1981) Mallophaga from three species of scoters (Anatidae)
DOI:http://phthiraptera.info/node/44206

Threlfall,W.,Bourgeois,C. E.,Bain,G. A. (1979) Mallophaga from some North American Anatidae
DOI:http://phthiraptera.info/node/44336

van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 375-376

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 (117243850) has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified on Apr 13, 2016.