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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnas acuta Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 158939

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnseriformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAnatidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAnas (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAnas Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrosa bishtgjeleUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbishtrraUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbishtagjeli  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorШилоопашата патица  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspidsand  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpijlstaart  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpintailUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornorthern pintail  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcanard pilet  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpießente  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorברווז חד-זנב  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcodone  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmailiauodegė antis  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΨαλίδα του Βορρά  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstjertand  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstjertand  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstjertand  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrożeniecUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorczuprynka  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorraţă suliţarUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorraţa suliţar  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorшилохвостьUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorили шилохвосткаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorили шиленьUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorили острохвост  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbiorearrach  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordolgorepa raca  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoránade rabudo  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstjärtand  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkılkuyrukUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkilkuyruk  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorШилохвіст  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhwyaden lostfain  [details]
Environment marine, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (41 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1020 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (237 nucleotides; 101 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet feed on grain fields, including rice, wheat, barley, and oats. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: male 26" (66cm), female 20" (51 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America Range extends from Labrador to the Gulf of Mexico [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat marshes, ponds, lakes, rivers, canals, grain fields [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance game species [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators man, coyotes and bobcats; crows, foxes, gulls destroy nests [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds from eastern Greenland to Alaska and south to Pennsylvannia, Nebraska, and southern California. Eggs are laid between May to the end of June. [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Anas acuta
Anas acuta
Pintail (Anas acuta)
Pintail (Anas acuta)
Pintail (Anas acuta), male
Pintail (Anas acuta), ...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158939
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Anas acuta Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158939 on 2014-10-22
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