Anatidae Vigors, 1825

Family in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataAvesAnseriformes

  • 35,655,330

    Occurrences
  • 197

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Anatidae Vigors, 1825

Common names

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

Taxonomic status

Accepted family

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Marine

Georeferenced data

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Aves
order
Anseriformes
family
Anatidae
genus
126
species
197
 
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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.

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 exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified in GBIF on Nov 3, 2014. The source was last visited by GBIF on Jul 30, 2015. It was last updated according to the publisher on Feb 8, 2013.

A record will be modified by GBIF when either the source record has been changed by the publisher, or improvements in the GBIF processing warrant an update.