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Cape Barren Goose - Waterfowl Species

  • Cape Barren goose - Cereopsis novaehollandiae Cereopsis Goose, Pig Goose, Céréopse cendrée (French), Céréopse (French), Hühnergans (German), Ganso Cenizo (Spanish), Ganzo del Cabo Barren (Spanish), Cereopsis novaehollandiae grisea, Recherché Island Cape Barren Goose

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Dabbling Ducks - Waterfowl Species

  • African black duck - Anas sparsa Black river duck, Black duck, Canard noir (French), Canard noir d’Afrique (French), Schwarzente (German), Anade negro (Spanish), Pato negro africano (Spanish), West African black duck (A. s. leucostigma), Ethiopian black duck (A. s. leucostigma), South African black duck (A. s. sparsa), Gabon black duck A. s. maclatchyi = A. s. leucostigma., Melananas sparsa, Speculanas sparsa.
  • American black duck - Anas rubripes North American black duck, Black duck, Black mallard, Dunkelente (German), Canard noiratra (French), Canard obscur (French), Anade sombrio (Spanish), Anade sombrio americano (Spanish), Pato negro (Spanish), Zwarte Eend (Dutch), Svartand (Swedish), Anas platyrhynchos rubripes.
  • American wigeon - Anas americana Baldpate, Wigeon, Amerikanische Pfeifente (German), Nordamerikanische Pfeifente (German), Canard d’Amérique (French), Canard siffleur d’Amérique (French), Siffleur d’Amerique (French), Silbón Americano (Spanish), Pato americano (Spanish), Amerikaanse Smient (Dutch), Amerikansk bläsand (Swedish), Mareca americana.
  • Australian grey duck (See Pacific black duck - Anas superciliosa)
  • Australian shoveler - Anas rhynchotis Australasian shoveler, Blue-winged shoveler, Southern shoveler, Spoonbill, Halbmond-Löffelente (German), Australische Löffelente (German), Canard bridé (French), Souchet d’Australie (French), Cuchara Australiano (Spanish), Pato cuchara de Australia y Zelandia (Spanish), A. r. rhynchotis Australian shoveler, A. r. variegata New Zealand shoveler.
  • Baikal teal - Anas formosa Spectacled teal, Formosa teal, Clucking teal, Gluckente (German), Sarcelle élégante (French), Sarcelle formose (French), Cerceta del Baikal (Spanish), Nettion formosa.
  • Bahama pintail (See White-cheeked pintail - Anas bahamensis)
  • Bernier's duck - Anas bernieri Madagascar teal, Madagascan teal, Bernierente (German), Sarcelle de Bernier (French), Sarcelle de Madagascar (French), Cerceta Malgache (Spanish), Cerceta de Madagascar (Spanish), Nettion bernieri.
  • Black duck (See American black duck - Anas rubripes, African black duck - Anas sparsa, Pacific black duck - Anas superciliosa)
  • Blue-winged teal - Anas discors Bluewing, Blauflügelente (German), Sarcelle soucrourou (French), Cerceta aliazul (Spanish), Cerceta de alas azules (Spanish), Blauwvleugeltaling (Dutch), Amerikansk årta (Swedish), Spatula discors.
  • Bronze-winged duck (See Spectacled duck - Anas specularis )
  • Brown teal - Anas chlorotis Brown duck, New Zealand teal, New Zealand brown teal, Pateke, Grünohrente (German), Sarcelle brune (French), Sarcelle de la Nouvelle Zálande (French), Cerceta Maorí (Spanish), Anas aucklandica chlorotis - New Zealand, brown teal/ New Zealand teal.
  • Cape shoveler - Anas smithii African shoveler, South African shoveler, Smith’s shoveler, Kaplöffenlente (German), Südafrikanische Löffelente (German), Canard de Smith (French), Souchet du Cap (French), Cuchara del Cabo (Spanish), Pato cuchara del Cabo (Spanish), Spatula smithii.
  • Cape teal - Anas capensis Cape wigeon, African Cape teal, Pink-billed duck, Pink-billed teal, Fahlente (German), Kapente (German) Sarcelle du Cap (French), Cerceta del Cabo (Spanish).
  • Chestnut teal - Anas castanea Red-breasted teal, Chestnut-breasted teal, Brown teal, Australian brown teal, Mountain teal, Kastanienente (German), Sarcelle rousse (French), Sarcelle d’Australie (French), Cerceta castana (Spanish), Cerceta de pecho castaño (Spanish), Cerceta castaña (Spanish), Anas castanea castanea, Nettion castanea.
  • Chilean pintail (SeeYellow-billed pintail - Anas georgica )
  • Chilean teal (See Speckled teal - Anas flavirostris)
  • Chiloe wigeon - Anas sibilatrix Chilean wigeon, Southern wigeon, Chilepfeifente (German), Canard de Chiloe (French), Siffleur du Chili (French), Silbón overo (Spanish), Pato overo (Spanish), Mareca sibilatrix.
  • Cinnamon teal - Anas cyanoptera Zimtente (German), Sarcelle cannelle (French), Cereta colorada (Spanish), Pato colorado (Spanish), A. c. septentrionalium Northern cinnamon teal, A. c. tropica Tropical cinnamon teal, A. c. borreroi Borrero cinnamon teal, A. c. orinomus Andean cinnamon teal, A. c. cyanoptera Southern cinnamon teal, Spatula cyanoptera.
  • Common teal - Anas crecca Teal, Greenwing, Eurasian teal (A. c. crecca), Eurasian green-winged teal (A. c. crecca), Aleutian green-winged teal (A. c. nimia), Green-winged teal (A. c. carolinensis), American green-winged teal (A. c. carolinensis).
  • Crested duck - Anas specularioides Schopfente (German), Canard huppé (French), Anade jarjual (Spanish), Pato crestón (Spanish), A. s. alticola Andean crested duck, A. s. specularioides Patagonian crested duck, Lophonetta specularioides.
  • Eaton's pintail - Anas eatoni Southern pintail, Kerguelen pintail (Anas eatoni eatoni), Crozet pintail (Anas eatoni drygalskii), Anas acuta eatoni, A. acuta eatoni - Kerguelen pintail, A. acuta drygalskii - Crozet pintail., Kerguelen pintail (Anas eatoni eatoni), Crozet pintail (Anas eatoni drygalskii), Anas acuta eatoni, A. acuta eatoni - Kerguelen pintail, A. acuta drygalskii - Crozet pintail.
  • Eurasian wigeon - Anas penelope Wigeon, European wigeon, Pfeifente (German), Canard siffleur (French), Siffleur d’Europe (French), Silbón Europeo (Spanish), Pato Europeo (Spanish), Mareca penelope, Smiente (Dutch), Bläsand (Swedish).
  • Falcated duck - Anas falcata Falcated teal, Bronze-capped teal, Canard à faucilles (French), Sichelente (German), Cerceta de Alfanjes (Spanish), Cerceta falcata (Spanish), Bronskopeend (Dutch), Praktand (Swedish), Eunetta falcata.
  • Flightless teal - Anas aucklandica Auckland duck, Brown teal, Auckland Islands flightless teal, Auckland Islands teal, Auckland Island flightless duck, Auckland duck - Anas aucklandica aucklandica, Auckland teal - Anas aucklandica aucklandica, Campbell teal - Anas aucklandica nesiotis, Campbell Island flightless teal - Anas aucklandica nesiotis, Aucklandente (German), Cerceta de la Isla Auckland y Castaña (Spanish), Anas castanea aucklandica.
  • Florida Duck (See Mottled duck - Anas fulvigula)
  • Gadwall - Anas strepera Bronze-winged duck, Kupferspiegelente (German), Canard à lunettes (French), Canard aux ailes bronzies (French), Anade anteojillo (Spanish).
  • Garganey - Anas querquedula Knäkente (German), Sarcelle d’eté (French), Cerceta carretona (Spanish), Cerceta (Spanish), Zomertaling (Dutch), Årta (Swedish), Querquedula querquedula.
  • Green-winged teal (See Common teal - Anas crecca)
  • Grey teal - Anas gracilis Australian teal, Australasian grey teal, Anas gibberifrons gracilis.
  • Hawaiian duck - Anas wyvilliana Koloa, Anas platyrhynchos wyvilliana.
  • Hottentot teal - Anas hottentota Hottentottenente (German), Sarcelle hottentote (French), Cerceta hotentote (Spanish), Anas punctata, Punanetta hottentota.
  • Laysan duck - Anas laysanensis Laysan teal, Anas platyrhynchos laysanensis.
  • Mallard - Anas platyrhynchos Greenhead, Green-headed mallard, Common mallard, Northern mallard, Greenland mallard (A. p. conboschas), Mexican mallard (A. p. diazi), Mexican duck (A. p. diazi), Stockente (German), Canard colvert (French), Anade azulon (Spanish), Anade real (Spanish), Wilde Eend (Dutch), Gräsand (Swedish), A. diazi (Mexican duck) = A. p. diazi.
  • Meller's duck - Anas melleri Meller duck, Madagaskarente (German), Canard de Meller (French), Sarcelle de Madagascar (French), Anade Malgache (Spanish), Pato de Meller (Spanish), Angaka (local), Akaka (local).
  • Mottled duck - Anas fulvigula Mottled mallard, Florida duck, Florida mallard, Anas platyrhynchos fulvigula, Anas platyrhynchos maculosa, A. f. fulvigula Florida duck, A. f. fulvigula Florida mottled duck, A. f. maculosa Mottled Duck, A. f. maculosa Gulf mottled duck.
  • Northern pintail - Anas acuta Pintail, Common pintail, Sprig, Spiessente (German), Spießente (German), Canard pilet (French), Pilet ordinaire (French), Anade rabudo (Spanish), Pato cola puntiaguda común (Spanish), Pijlstaart (Dutch), Stjärtand (Swedish), Dafila acuta.
  • Northern shoveler - Anas clypeata Shoveler, European shoveler, Common shoveler, Löffelente (German), Canard souchet (French), Souchet ordinaire (French), Cuchara comün (Spanish), Pato cuchara comün (Spanish), Spatula clypeata.
  • Pacific black duck - Anas superciliosa Black duck, Australian grey duck, Australian black duck , A. s. pelewensis, A. s. rogersi, A. s. superciliosa, Anas poecilorhyncha superciliosa New Zealand grey duck, Anas poecilorhyncha pelewensis Lesser grey duck, Anas poecilorhyncha rogersi Australian grey duck, Augenbrauenente (German), Canard à sourcils (French), Anade cejudo (Spanish)., Australian grey duck, Australian black duck , A. s. pelewensis, A. s. rogersi, A. s. superciliosa, Anas poecilorhyncha superciliosa New Zealand grey duck, Anas poecilorhyncha pelewensis Lesser grey duck, Anas poecilorhyncha rogersi Australian grey duck, Augenbrauenente (German), Canard à sourcils (French), Anade cejudo (Spanish).
  • Philippine duck - Anas luzonica Philippine mallard, Philippinente (German), Canard de Philippines (French), Anade Filipino (Spanish), Pato de Filipinas (Spanish), Anas superciliosa luzonica.
  • Pink-eared duck - Malacorhynchus membranaceus Pink-ear, Zebra duck, Zebra teal, Whistler, Rosenohrente (German), Spatschnabelente (German), Canard à oreilles roses (French), Canard à oreillons roses (French), Pato pacho (Spanish), Pato orejas rosadas (Spanish).
  • Pintail (See Eaton's pintail - Anas eatoni, Northern pintail - Anas acuta, Red-billed duck - Anas erythrorhyncha, White-cheeked pintail - Anas bahamensis, Yellow-billed pintail - Anas georgica)
  • Puna teal - Anas puna Puna silver teal, Anas versicolor puna.
  • Red-billed duck - Anas erythrorhyncha Red-billed pintail, Red-billed teal, African red-billed teal, Rotschnabelente (German), Canard à bec rouge (French), Anade piquirrojo (Spanish), Pato pico rojo africana (Spanish), Paecilonetta erythrorhyncha., Red-billed teal, African red-billed teal, Rotschnabelente (German), Canard à bec rouge (French), Anade piquirrojo (Spanish), Pato pico rojo africana (Spanish), Paecilonetta erythrorhyncha.
  • Red shoveler - Anas platalea South American shoveler, Argentine shoveler, Argentine red shoveler, Fuchsloffelente (German), Südamerikanische Löffelente (German), Canard spatule (French), Souchet roux (French), Cuchara Argentino (Spanish), Pato cuchara sud americano (Spanish), Spatula platalea.
  • Sharp-winged teal (See Speckled teal - Anas flavirostris)
  • Shoveler (See Red shoveler - Anas platalea, Australian shoveler - Anas rhynchotis, Cape shoveler - Anas smithii, Northern shoveler - Anas clypeata)
  • Silver teal - Anas versicolor Versicolor teal, Gray teal, Argentine grey teal, Pampas ducks, Pampa teal (Falklands), Silberente (German), Versicolorente (German), Sarcelle bariolee (French), Sarcelle versicolore (French), Cerceta capuchina (Spanish), Pato capuchino (Spanish), Cerceto versicolor (Spanish), Anas versicolor versicolor - Northern silver teal, Anas versicolor frentensis - Southern silver teal , Punanetta versicolor.
  • Speckled teal - Anas flavirostris South-American green-winged teal, South-American teal, Mud teal (Isla Grande, Tierra del Fuego), Chilean speckled teal (Anas flavirostris flavirostris), Chilean teal - Anas flavirostris flavirostris, Yellow-billed teal (Anas flavirostris flavirostris), Andean speckled teal (Anas flavirostris andium), Andean teal (Anas flavirostris andium), Sharp-winged teal - Anas flavirostris oxyptera, Sharp-winged speckled teal, Merida speckled teal (Anas flavirostris altipetens), Andenente (German), Chile-Krickente (German), Sarcelle à bec jaune (French), Sarcelle du Chile (French), Cerceta barcina (Spanish), Sarcelle du Chile (Spanish), Pato jergon (Spanish), Anas crecca flavirostris, Anas andium - Andean speckled teal.
  • Spectacled duck - Anas specularis Bronze-winged duck, Kupferspiegelente (German), Canard à lunettes (French), Canard aux ailes bronzies (French), Anade anteojillo (Spanish).
  • Spot-billed duck - Anas poecilorhyncha Grey duck, Spotbill, Spot-billed grey duck, Chinese spotbill (A. p. zonorhyncha), Chinese grey duck (A. p. zonorhyncha), Burmese spotbill (A. p. haringtoni), Burmese grey duck (A. p. haringtoni), Indian spotbill (A. p. poecilorhyncha), Indian spot-billed grey duck (A. p. poecilorhyncha), Fleckschnabelente (German), Canard à bec tacheté (French), Anade picopinto (Spanish), Anas superciliosa poecilorhyncha.
  • South Georgia pintail (See Yellow-billed pintail - Anas georgica)
  • Sunda teal - Anas gibberifrons Indonesian grey teal - Anas gibberifrons gibberifrons, East Indian grey teal - Anas gibberifrons gibberifrons, Andeman grey teal - Anas gibberifrons albogularis, Andaman teal - Anas gibberifrons albogularis, Oceanic teal - Anas gibberifrons albogularis, Mangrove teal - Anas gibberifrons albogularis, Anas albogularis - Andeman teal/ Andeman grey teal / Oceanic teal / Mangrove teal.
  • Wigeon (See American wigeon - Anas americana, Eurasian wigeon - Anas penelope and Chiloe wigeon - Anas sibilatrix)
  • White-cheeked pintail - Anas bahamensis Bahama pintail, Bahama duck, Galapagos Island duck, Galapagos pintail/ Galapagos white-cheeked pintail (A. b. galapagensis), A. b. bahamensis Lesser white-cheeked pintail, A. b. rubrirostris Greater white-cheeked pintail , A. b. galapagensis Galapagos white-cheeked pintail, Paecilonetta bahamensis, Bahamaente (German), Canard des Bahamas (French), Canard de Bahama (French), Anade gargantillo (Spanish), Pato gargantillo (Spanish).
  • Yellow-billed duck - Anas undulata Yellowbill, African yellow-billed duck, Gelbschnabelente (German), Canard à bec jaune (French), Anade picolimón (Spanish), Pato africana de pico amarillo (Spanish), A. u. undulata south African yellow-billed duck, A. u. ruppelli Abyssinian yellow-billed duck.
  • Yellow-billed pintail - Anas georgica Brown pintail, Chilean pintail - Anas georgica spinicauda, South Georgia pintail - Anas georgica georgica, South Georgia teal - Anas georgica georgica, Niceforo’s pintail - Anas georgica niceforoi (Extinct), Spitzschwanzente (German), Canard à queue pointue (French), Pilet à bec jaune (French), Anade maicero (Spanish), Pato jergon (Spanish), Brown pintail, Dafila georgica.

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Domestic Waterfowl - Waterfowl Species

  • Chinese goose - Anser cygnoides domesticus Brown Chinese goose, Grey Chinese goose, White Chinese goose, African goose, Domestic swan goose, Domestic goose.
  • Domestic duck - Anas platyrhynchos domesticus Domestic mallard, Farm duck, Farmyard duck, White duck, Yard duck, Aylesbury duck, Bantam duck, Buff Orpington duck, Call duck, Cayuga duck, Chinese duck, Crested duck, Duclair duck, East Indian duck, Indian runner duck, Khaki Campbell duck, Magpie duck, Merchtem duck, Pekin duck, Penguin duck, Puddle duck, Rouen duck, Termonde duck.
  • Domestic goose - Anser anser domesticus Domestic greylag goose, Farm goose, Farmyard goose, Bantam goose, Brecon Buff goose, Crested goose, Embden goose, Roman goose, Sebastapol goose, Yard goose.
  • Domestic Muscovy duck - Cairina moschata domesticus Muscovy duck, Domestic duck
  • Mule duck - Anas platyrhynchos domesticus x Cairina moschata domesticus Mulard, Domestic duck.

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Freckled Duck - Waterfowl Species

  • Freckled duck - Stictonetta naevosa Oatmeal Duck, Monkey Duck, Stictonette tachetée (French), Canard moucheté (French)
    Affengans (German), Pünktchenente (German), Pato Pecoso (Spanish), Pato manchado (Spanish).

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Magpie goose - Waterfowl Species

  • Magpie goose - Anseranas semipalmata Pied Goose, Semipalmated Goose, Black-and-white goose, Canaroie semipalmé (French), Spaltfußgans (German), Ganso Urraco (Spanish), Oie pie (French), Gans overo o pintado (Spanish).

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Northern (True) Geese - Waterfowl Species

  • Bar-headed goose - Anser indicus Streifengans (German), Oie à tête barrée (French), Ansar Indio (Spanish), Ansar calvo (Spanish).
  • Barnacle goose - Branta leucopsis Bernaches nonnette (French), Bernache nonnette (French), Weisswangengans (German), Weißwangengans (German), Barnacla (Spanish), Barnacla cariblanca (Spanish), Brandgans (Dutch), Vitkindad gås (Swedish).
  • Bean goose - Anser fabalis Sushkin's Goose, Oie des moissons (French), Saatgans (German), Kurzschnabelgans (German), Genso de las habas (Spanish), Ánsar Campestre (Spanish), Rietgans (Dutch), Sädgås (Swedish), A. f. fabalis Western bean goose, A. f. johanseni Johansen bean goose, A. f. middendorffi Middendorf bean goose, A. f. rossicus Russian bean goose, A. f. serrirostris Thick-billed bean goose.
  • Brant goose (See Brent goose - Branta bernicla)
  • Brent goose - Branta bernicla Brant, Brant goose, Brent, Bernache cravant (French), Ringelgans (German), Barnacla carinegra (Spanish), Branta (Spanish), Rotgans (Dutch), Prutgås (Swedish), Light-bellied Brent B. b. hrota, Atlantic Brent B. b. hrota, Dark-bellied Brent B. b. bernicla, Russian Brent B. b. bernicla, Black Brent B. b. nigricans, Pacific Brent B. b. nigricans, (Lawrence's Brent B. b. orientalis)= B. nignicans, B. nigricans Black Brent.
  • Canada goose - Branta canadensis Cackling Goose, Canadian Goose, Hutchin's goose, Bernache du Canada (French), Kanadagans (German), Barnacla canadiense (Spanish), Ganso del Canada (Spanish), Canadese Gans (Dutch), Kanadagås (Swedish), Atlantic Canada Goose B. c. canadensis, Aleutian Canada Goose B. c. leucopareia, Cackling Canada Goose B. c. minima, Taverna Canada Goose B. c. taverneri, Dusky Canada Goose B. c. occidentalis, Vancouver Canada Goose B. c. fulva, Lesser Canada Goose B. c. parvipes, Moffitt Canada Goose B. c. moffitti, Great Basin Canada Goose B. c. moffitti, Giant Canada Goose B. c.maxima, Baffin Island Canada Goose B. c. hutchinsii, Richardson Canada Goose B. c. hutchinsii, Hudson Bay Canada Goose B. c. interior, Bering Canada Goose B .c. asiatica (Extinct.).
  • Emperor goose - Anser canagica Anser canagicus, Beach Goose, Oie empereur (French), Kaisergans (German), Ansar Emperador (Spanish), Ganso emperador (Spanish).
  • Greater white-fronted goose - Anser albifrons White-fronted Goose, Whitefront, Specklebelly Goose, Oie rieuse (French), Bläßgans (German), Blässgans (German), Ansar careto (Spanish), Ganso frente blanco (Spanish), Kolgans (Dutch), Ansar careto grande (Spanish), Bläsgås (Swedish), European White-fronted Goose (A. a. albifrons), Pacific White-fronted Goose (A. a. frontalis), Gambel White-fronted Goose (A. a. gambeli), Tule White-fronted Goose (A. a. elgasi), Tule Goose (A. a. elgasi), Greenland White-fronted Goose (A. a. flavirostris).
  • Greylag goose - Anser anser Grey-lag, Graylag Goose, Grey Goose, Gray Goose, Graugans (German), Oie cendrée (French), Ansar (Spanish), Ansar común (Spanish), Grauwe Gans (Dutch), Grågåns (Swedish), Western Greylag Goose (A. a. anser), Eastern Greylag Goose (A. a. rubrirostris).
  • Hawaiian Goose (See Nene - Branta sandvicensis)
  • Lesser white-fronted goose - Anser erythropus Oie naine (French), Zwerggans (German), Ánsar chico (Spanish), Ánsar careto chico (Spanish), Ganser frente blanca chico (Spanish), Dwerggans (Dutch), Fjällgås (Swedish).
  • Nene - Branta sandvicensis Néné, Nene Goose, Néné Goose, Hawaiian Goose, Bernache néné (French), Bernache d'Hawaii (French), Hawaiigans (German), Barnacla Nené (Spanish), Ganso hawaiano (Spanish), Nesochen sandvicensis.
  • Pink-footed goose - Anser brachyrhynchus Pink-footed bean Goose, Oie à bec court (French), Kurzschnabelgans (German), Ánsar Piquicorto (Spanish), Kleine Rietgans (Dutch), Spetsbergsgås (Swedish), Anser fabalis brachyrhynchos.
  • Red-breasted goose - Branta ruficollis Bernache à cou roux (French), Rothalsgans (German), Barnacla cuelliroja (Spanish), Ganso de pecho rojo (Spanish), Roodhalsgans (Dutch), Rödhalsad gås (Swedish).
  • Ross's goose - Anser rossii Ross Goose, Ross's Snow Goose, Oie de Ross (French), Zwergschneegans (German), Ansar de Ross (Spanish), Ganso de Ross (Spanish), Chen rossii.
  • Snow goose - Anser caerulescens Oie des neiges (French), Schneegans (German), Ansar Nival (Spanish), Ganso die nieve (Spanish), Ansar hiperbóreo (Spanish), Sneeuwgans (Dutch), Snögås (Swedish), Lesser Snow Goose (A. c. caerulescens), Blue Goose (A. c. caerulescens), Greater Snow Goose (A. c. atlanticus), Chen caerulescens.
  • Swan goose - Anser cygnoides Chinese Goose (domestic form), Oie cygnoïde (French), Schwanengans (German), Ansar Cisnal (Spanish), Ganso-cisne (Spanish), Cygnopsis cygnoides.
  • White-fronted goose (See Greater white-fronted goose - Anser albifrons)

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Perching Ducks - Waterfowl Species

  • African pygmy-goose - Nettapus auritus Dwarf goose, Pygmy goose, Afrikanische Zwergglanzente (German), Afrikanische Zwergente (German), Anserelle naine (French), Sarcell pygmée d’Afrique (French), Gansito Africano (Spanish), Ganso pigmeo africano (Spanish).
  • Australian Wood duck (See Maned duck - Chenonetta jubata)
  • Brazilian teal - Amazonetta brasiliensis Brazilian duck, Amazonasente (German), Canard amazonette (French), Sarcelle du Brésil (French), Pato Brasileno (Spanish), Cereta brazileña (Spanish), Amazonetta. braziliensis brasiliensis Lesser Brazilian teal, Amazonetta. braziliensis ipecutira Greater Brazilian teal, Anas brasiliensis.
  • Carolina (See Wood duck - Aix sponsa)
  • Comb duck - Sarkidiornis melanotos Knob-billed duck, Knob-billed goose, Black-backed goose, Nukhta (Indian), Hockerglanzente (German), Glanzente (German), Canarde-a-bosse bronze (French), Sarcidiorne (French), Pato crestudo (French), Pato arrocero (Spanish), S. melanotos sylvicola - South American comb duck, S. melanotos melanotos - Old World comb duck, (S. sylvicola - American comb duck).
  • Cotton pygmy-goose - Nettapus coromandelianus Cotton teal, White pygmy goose, White-quilled pygmy-goose, White-quilled dwarf-goose, Pygmy goose, Koromandelzwergente (German), Zwerglanzente (German), Anserelle de Coromandel (French), Sarcelle de Coromandel (French), Ganso pigmeo de la India (Spanish), Gansito Asiatico (Spanish), N. c. coromandelianus - Indian pygmy goose, N. c. albipennis - Australian pygmy goose, N. c. albipennis - White-quilled pygmy-goose.
  • Green pygmy-goose - Nettapus pulchellus Green goose, Green dwarf-goose, Green pygmy goose, Grune Zwergglanzente (German), Australische Zwergente (German), Anserelle elegante (French), Sarcelle pygmée d’Australie (French), Gansito Australiano (Spanish), Ganso pigmeo verde (Spanish).
  • Hartlaub's duck - Pteronetta hartlaubii Hartlaub duck, Hartlaub’s goose, Hartlaub’s teal, Hartlaubsente (German), Hartlaubente (German), Canard de Hartlaub (French), Ptéronette de Hartlaub (French), Pato de Hartlaub (Spanish), Pteronetta hartlaubi, Cairina hartlaubi, (Pteronetta hartlaubi albifrons - Eastern Hartlaub's duck).
  • Mandarin duck - Aix galericulata Mandarin, Mandarinente (German), Canard mandarin (French), Pato mandarín (Spanish), Mandarijneend (Dutch), Mandarinand (Swedish).
  • Maned duck - Chenonetta jubata Maned goose, Australian wood duck, Maned wood duck, Wood duck, Mähnengans (German)Mähnenente (German), Canard à crinière (French), Bernache à crinière (French), Pato de crin (Spanish), Ganso de melena (Spanish).
  • Muscovy duck - Cairina moschata Musky duck, Musk duck, Muscovy, Musky, Moschusente (German), Canard de Barbarie (French), Canard musque (French), Pato criollo (Spanish), Pato negro (Spanish).
  • Ringed teal - Callonetta leucophrys Ring-necked teal, Red-shouldered teal, Rotschulterente (German), Callonette à collier noir (French), Sarcelle à collier (French), Cerceta di collar (Spanish), Pato Acollarado (Spanish).
  • Spur-winged goose - Plectropterus gambensis Sporengans (German), Oie-armee de Gambie (French), Oie armee (French), Ganso africano de espolon (Spanish), Ganso Espolonado (Spanish), P. g. gambensis Gambian spur-winged goose, P. g. gambensis Northern spur-winged goose, P. g. niger Black spur-winged goose.
  • White-winged duck - Cairina scutulata White-winged wood duck, White winged wood duck, WWW Duck, Malaienente (German), Weissflugel-Moschusente (German), Weißflugel-Moschusente (German), Canard à ailes blanches (French), Pato de alas blancas (Spanish), Pato de Jungla (Spanish), Asarcornis scutulata.
  • White-winged Wood duck (See White-winged duck - Cairina scutulata)
  • Wood duck - Aix sponsa North American Wood Duck, Carolina duck, Carolina, Carolina wood duck, American wood duck, Woodie, Summer duck, Brautente (German), Canard carolin (French), Pato del bosque de Carolina (Spanish), Pato joyuyo (Spanish).

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Pochards - Waterfowl Species

  • Baer's pochard - Aythya baeri Baer’s white-eye, Siberian white-eye, Asiatic white-eyed pochard, Eastern white-eyed pochard, Baermoorente (German, Schwarzkopfmoorente (German), Fuligule de Baer (French), Milouin de Baer (French), Porrón de Baer (Spanish), Pato ojos blancos de Baer (Spanish), Aythya nyroca baeri.
  • Canvasback - Aythya valisineria Can Can, Riesentafelente (German), Fuligule à dos blanc (French), Milouin aux yeux rouges (French), Porrón coacoxtle (Spanish), Pato lomo cruzado (Spanish).
  • Common pochard - Aythya ferina Pochard, European pochard, Eurasian pochard, Northern pochard, Tafelente (German), Fuligule milouin (French), Milouin d’Europe (French), Porrón europeo (Spanish), Porrón común (Spanish), Zambullidor europeo (Spanish), Tafeleend (Dutch), Brunard (Swedish).
  • Ferruginous pochard - Aythya nyroca White-eyed pochard, Ferruginous white-eye, Ferruginous pochard, Common white-eye, Moorente (German), Fuligule nyroca (French), Milouin nyroca (French), Porrón pardo (Spanish), Pato ojos blancos comun (Spanish), Witoogeend (Dutch), Vitögd dykand (Swedish).
  • Greater scaup - Aythya marila Scaup, Bluebill, Broadbill, Bergente (German), Fuligule milouinan (French), milouinan (French), Porrón bastardo (Spanish), Costero grande (Spanish), A. m. marila European greater scaup, A. m. mariloides Pacific greater scaup.
  • Hardhead - Aythya australis Australian hardhead, Australian pochard, Australian white-eye, White-eyed duck, Brownhead, Copperhead, Tasmanmoorente (German), Australische Moorente (German), Fuligule austral (French), Milouin d’Australie (French), Porrón Australiano (Spanish), Pato ojos blancos de Australia (Spanish), Aythya australis australis - Australian white-eye, Aythya australis extima - Banks Island white-eye.
  • Lesser scaup - Aythya affinis Bluebill, Little bluebill, Broadbill, Kleine Bergente (German), Veilchenente (German), Petit milouinan (French), Fuligule à tête noire (French), Porrón bola (Spanish), Costero chico (Spanish).
  • Madagascar pochard - Aythya innotata Madagascan pochard, Madagascan white-eye, Madagaskarmoorente (German), Madagaskar-Moorente (German), Fuligule de Madagascar (French), Milouin de Madagascar (French), Porrón Malgache (Spanish), Pato ojos blancos de Madagascar (Spanish), Aythya nyroca innotata.
  • Marbled teal - Marmaronetta angustirostris Marbled duck, Marmelente (German), Sarcelle marbrée (French), Cerceta pardilla (Spanish), Cerceta marmorata (Spanish), Anas angustirostris.
  • New Zealand scaup - Aythya novaeseelandiae Black scaup, Black teal, Maoriente (German), Neuseeland-Tauchente (German), Fuligule de Nouvelle-Zélande (French), Moillon noir (French), Porrón Maorí (Spanish), Pato de Nueva Zelandia (Spanish).
  • Pink-headed duck - Rhodonessa caryophyllacea (Thought to be extinct)
  • Red-crested pochard - Netta rufina Red-crested duck, Kolbenente (German), Nette rousse (French), Brante roussâtre (French), Pato Colorado (Spanish), Zambullidor de cresta roja (Spanish), Krooneened (Dutch), Rödhuvad dykand (Swedish).
  • Redhead - Aythya americana Red-headed pochard, Rotkopfente (German), Fuligule à tête rouge (French), Milouin américain (French), Porrón Americano (Spanish), Cabaza roja (Spanish)
  • Rosy-billed pochard - Netta peposaca Rosybill, Rosenschnabelente (German), Peposakaente (German), Nette demi-deuil (French), Canard peposaca (French), Pato picazo (Spanish), Pato negro (Spanish).
  • Ring-necked duck - Aythya collaris Ringneck, Ring-billed duck, Ringschnabelente (German), Halsringente (German), Fuligule à collier (French), Morillon à collier (French), Porrón acollarado (Spanish), Pato de collar (Spanish), Porrón de collar (Spanish), Amerikaanse Kuifeend (Dutch), Ringand (Swedish).
  • Scaups - (See Lesser scaup - Aythya affinis, Greater scaup  - Aythya marila and New Zealand scaup - Aythya novaeseelandiae)
  • Southern pochard - Netta erythrophthalma Red-eyed pochard, African pochard, South African pochard (Netta erythrophthalma brunnea), South American pochard (Netta erythrophthalma erythrophthalma), Rotaugenente (German), Netta brune (French), Canard plongeur austral (French), Zambullidor austral (Spanish), Pato morado (Spanish), Netta erythrophthalma erythrophthalma - South American southern pochard, Netta erythrophthalma brunnea - African southern pochard, Aythya erythrophthalma.
  • Tufted duck - Aythya fuligula Tufted pochard, Reiherente (German), Fuligule morillon (French), Canard morillon (French), Porrón moñudo (Spanish), Pato de copete (Spanish), Kuifeend (Dutch), Vigg (Swedish)
  • White-eye (See Ferruginous pochard - Aythya nyroca, Madagascar pochard - Aythya innotata, Hardhead - Aythya australis, Baer's pochard - Aythya baeri

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Screamers - Waterfowl Species

  • Horned screamer - Anhima cornuata Kamiachi cornu (French), Hornwehrvogel (German), Chajá Añuma (Spanish), Mohooka.
  • Northern screamer - Chauna chavaria Black-necked Screamer, Kamichi chavaria (French), Weisswangen-Wehrvogel (German), Chajá Chicagüire (Spanish).
  • Southern screamer - Chauna toquata Crested Screamer, Chajá, Tacha, Kamichi à collier (French), Halsband-Wehrvogel (German), Chajá común (Spanish).

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Seaducks - Waterfowl Species

  • Auckland Islands merganser - Mergus australis Probably extinct
  • Barrow's goldeneye - Bucephala islandica Spatelente (German), Garrot d’islande (French), Porrón Islándico (Spanish), Pato ojos dorados de Barrow (Spanish), Husond (Icelandic), Glaucionetta islandica.
  • Black scoter - Melanitta nigra Common scoter, American scoter, Trauerente (German), Macreuse noire (French), Negrón común (Spanish), Anade negro marino común (Spanish), Zwarte Zeeëend (Dutch), Sjöorre (Swedish), Melanitta nigra nigra - European black scoter, Melanitta nigra americana - Pacific black scoter.
  • Brazilian merganser - Mergus octosetaceus Dunkelsäger (German), Harle huppard (French), Harle du Brésil (French), Mergánsar pico serrucho (Spanish), Serrata Brasileña (Spanish).
  • Bufflehead - Bucephala albeola Buffle-head, Butterball, Büffelkopfente, Garrot albéole (French), Porrón albeola (Spanish), Pato cabeza clara (Spanish).
  • Common eider - Somateria mollissima Eider, Eider duck, Eiderente (German), Eider à duvet (French), Eider ordinaire (French), Eider común (Spanish), Eidero comun (Spanish), Eidereend (Dutch), Ejder (Swedish), S. m. mollissima European eider, S. m. faeroeensis Faeroe eider, S. m. v-nigra Pacific eider, S. m. borealis Northern eider, S. m. sedentaria Hudson Bay eider, S. m. dresseri American eider.
  • Common goldeneye - Bucephala clangula Goldeneye, Whistler, Schellente (German), Garrot à oeil d’or (French), Garrot ordinaire (French), Porrón osculado (Spanish), Pato ojos común (Spanish), Brilduiker (Dutch), Knipa (Swedish), B. c. clangula European goldeneye, B. c. americana American goldeneye, Glaucionetta clangula.
  • Common scoter (See Black scoter - Melanitta nigra)
  • Common merganser - Mergus merganser Goosander, American merganser, Fish duck, Sawbill, Gänsesäger (German), Harle bièvre (French), Serrata grande (Spanish), Mergánsar (Spanish), Grote Zaagbek (Dutch), Storkrake (Swedish), M. m. merganser Eurasian goosander, M. m. comatus Oriental goosander, M. m. americanus American goosander.
  • Goldeneye (See Common goldeneye - Bucephala clangula, Barrow's goldeneye - Bucephala islandica)
  • Goosander (See Common merganser - Mergus merganser)
  • Harlequin duck - Histrionicus histrionicus Harlequin, Kragenente (German), Arlequin plongeur (French), Canard harlequin (French), Garrot arlequin (French), Pato arlequín (Spanish), Harlekijneend (Dutch), Strömand (Swedish), Histrionicus histrionicus histrionicus - Atlantic Harlequin duck, Eastern Harlequin duck, Histrionicus histrionicus pacificus - Pacific Harlequin duck, Western Harlequin duck.
  • Hooded merganser - Lophodytes cucullatus Fish duck, Sawbill, Kappensäger (German), Harle couronné (French), Serreta capuchona (Spanish), Mergo capuchona (Spanish), Mergus cucullatus.
  • King eider - Somateria spectablis Prachteiderente (German), Eider à tête grise (French), Eider royal (French), Eider real (Spanish), Eidero rey (Spanish), Praktejder (Swedish).
  • Labrador duck - Camptorhynchus labradorius (Thought to be extinct)
  • Long-tailed duck - Clangula hyemalis Oldsquaw, Eisente (German), Harelde boréale (French), Canarde nequelon (French), Harelde de Miquelon (French), Pato havelda (Spanish), Pato de cola largo (Spanish), Havelda (Spanish), IJseend (Dutch), Alfägel (Swedish).
  • Oldsquaw (See Long-tailed duck - Clangula hyemalis)
  • Red-breasted merganser - Mergus serrator Fish duck, Sawbill, Mittelsäger (German), Harle huppé (French), Serrata mediana (Spanish), Mergánsar de pecho rojo (Spanish), Middleste Zaagbek (Dutch), Småskrake (Swedish).
  • Scaly-sided merganser - Mergus squamatus Chinese merganser, Scaly merganser, Schuppensäger (German), Harle écaillé (French), Serrata China (Spanish), Mergánser barreado (Spanish).
  • Scoter (See White-winged scoter - Melanitta fusca, Surf scoter - Melanitta perspicillata, Black scoter - Melanitta nigra)
  • Smew - Mergellus albellus Zwergsäger (German), Harle piette (French), Serrata chica (Spanish), Bech de serra petit (Spanish), Nonnetje (Dutch), Salskrake (Swedish), Mergus albellus.
  • Spectacled eider - Somateria fischeri Fischer’s eider, Blue-eyed duck, Plüschkopfente (German), Eider à lunettes (French), Eider de Fischer (French), Eider de Anteojos (Spanish), Eidero de Anteojos (Spanish), Brileider (Dutch), Glasögonejder (Swedish), Lampronetta fischer.
  • Steller's eider - Polystica stelleri Siberian eider, Little eider, Scheckente (German), Eider de Steller (French, Spanish), Eider menor (Spanish), Eidero de Steller (Spanish), Stellers Eider (Dutch), Alförrädare (Swedish).
  • Surf scoter - Melanitta perspicillata Skunk-headed coot, Brillenente (German), Macreuse à lunettes (French), Negrón careto (Spanish), Anade marino de las rompientes (Spanish), Brilzeeëend (Dutch), Vitnackad svärta (Swedish).
  • White-winged scoter - Melanitta fusca Velvet scoter, White-winged sea coot, Hook-nosed scoter, American white-winged scoter - M. f. deglandi, Degland’s white-winged scoter - M. f. deglandi, Samtente (German), Macreuse brune (French), Macreuse à ailes blanches (French), Negrón especulado (Spanish), Anade marino de alas blancas (Spanish), Grote Zeeëend (Dutch), Svärta (Swedish), Melanitta deglandi - American white-winged scoter, Melanitta fusca fusca - European white-winged scoter, Melanitta fusca stejnegeri - Asiatic white-winged scoter, Melanitta fusca deglandi - Pacific white-winged scoter, Degland's white-winged scoter, American white-winged scoter.

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Sheldgeese & Shelducks - Waterfowl Species

  • Andean goose - Chloephaga melanoptera Ouette des Andes (French), Bernache des Andes (French), Andengans (German), Cauquén Guayata (Spanish), Guayata (Spanish), Ganso andino (Spanish).
  • Ashy-headed goose - Chloephaga poliocephala Ashy-headed Sheldgoose, Ouette à tête grise (French), Bernache à tête grise (French), Graukopfgans (German), Caquén Cabecigrís (Spanish), Canquen (Spanish), Avutarda de cabeza gris (Spanish).
  • Australian shelduck - Tadorna tadornoides Mountain duck, Chestnut-breasted shelduck, Australische Kasarka (German), Halsbandkasarka (German), Casarca d’Australie (French), Tadorna d’Australie (French), Oca Australiana (Spanish), Tarro Australiano (Spanish), Casarca tadornoides.
  • Blue-winged goose - Cyanochen cyanopterus Abyssinian Blue-winged Goose, Abyssinian Goose, Ouette à ailes bleues (French), Bernache à ailes bleues (French), Blauflügelgans (German).
  • Common shelduck - Tadorna tadorna Northern shelduck, Red-billed shelduck, Shelduck, Sheldrake, Brandgans (German), Tadorne de Belon (French), Oca común (Spanish), Tarro blanco (Spanish), Bergeend (Dutch), Gravand (Swedish).
  • Crested shelduck - Tadorna cristata (Thought to be extinct)
  • Egyptian goose - Alopochen aegyptiacus Nile Goose, Ouette d'Egypte (French), Oie d'Egypt (French), Nilgans (German), Ganso del Nilo (Spanish), Ganso de Egipto (Spanish), Oca del Nilo (Spanish), Oca egipcia (Spanish), Nijlgans (Dutch), Nilgås (Swedish).
  • Kelp goose - Chloephaga hybrida .Ouette marine (French), Bernache antarctique (French), Kelpgans (German), Tanggans (German), Cauquén caranca (Spanish), Caranca (Spanish), Ganso del cachiguyo (Spanish), Patagonian Kelp Goose C. h. hybrida, Falkland Kelp Goose C. h. malvinarum.
  • Magellan goose (See Upland goose - Chloephaga picta)
  • Orinoco goose - Neochen jubata Ouette d'Orenoque (French), Oie de l'Orenoque (French), Orinokogans (German), Ganso del Orinoco (Spanish), Oca del Orinoco (Spanish).
  • Paradise shelduck - Tadorna variegata New Zealand Shelduck, Paradise duck, Paradieskasarka (German), Neuseelandische Kasarka (German), Tadorne de paradis (French), Casarca de paradis (French), Tarro Maori (Spanish), Oca del paraiso (Spanish), Putangi (Maori).
  • Radjah shelduck - Tadorna radjah Burdekin duck, Burdekin shelduck, White-headed shelduck, Radjahgans (German), Casarca radjah (French), Oca raja (Spanish), Black-backed radjah shelduck T .r. radjah, Moluccan radjah shelduck T .r. radjah, Red-backed radjah shelduck T. r. rufitergum, Australian radjah shelduck T. r. rufitergum, Radjah radjah.
  • Ruddy-headed goose - Chloephaga rubidiceps Ruddy-headed Sheldgoose, Ouette à tête rousse (French), Bernache à tête rousse (French), Rotkopfgans (German), Cauquén Colorado (Spanish), Avutarda cabeza colorado (Spanish).
  • Ruddy shelduck - Tadorna ferruginea Brahminy Duck, Tadorne casarca (French), Casarca roux (French), Rostgans (German), Tarro canelo (Spanish), Oca colorada (Spanish), Casarca (Dutch), Rostand (Swedish), Casarca ferruginea.
  • South African shelduck - Tadorna cana African Shelduck, Cape Shelduck, Gray-headed Shelduck, Grey-headed Shelduck, Tadorne à tête grise (French), Casarca du Cap (French), Oca Sud Africana (Spanish), Graukopfkasarka (German), Tarro Sudafricano (Spanish), Casarca cana.
  • Upland goose - Chloephaga picta Magellan Goose, Lesser Magellan Goose (C. picta picta), Greater Magellan Goose (C. picta leucoptera), Magellangans (German), Oie de magellan (French), Ouette de Magellan (French), Caiquen (Spanish), Cauquén común (Spanish), Ganso magallánico (Spanish).

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Steamerducks - Waterfowl Species

  • Chubut steamerduck - Tachyeres leucocephalus White-headed Steamerduck, White-headed flightless Steamerduck, Weisskopf-Dampfschiffente (German), Brassemer à tête blanche (French), Patovapor cabeciblanco (Spanish).
  • Falkland steamerduck - Tachyeres brachypterus Falkland Flightless Steamer Duck, Logger, Loggerhead, Falkland-Dampfschiffente (German), Brassemer des Malouines (French), Canard-vapeur des Iles Falkland (French), Patovapor Malvinero (Spanish), Pato vapor malvinero (Spanish).
  • Flightless steamerduck - Tachyeres pteneres Magellanic Flightless Steamer Duck, Magellanic Steamerduck, Racehorse, Seahorse, Loggerhead, Magellan-Dampfschiffe (German), Brassemer cendre (French), Canard-vapeur de Patagonie (French), Patovapor del Magallanes (Spanish), Pato quetru novolador (Spanish), Pato vapor magallanico (Spanish).
  • Flying steamerduck - Tachyeres patachonicus Flying Steamer Duck, Canvasback (Falkland Islands), Patagonische Dampfschiffente (German), Langflugel-Dampfschiffente (German), Canard-vapeur volant (French), Brassamer de Patagonie (French), Patovapor volador (Spanish), Pato quetru volador (Spanish).

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Stiff-tailed Ducks - Waterfowl Species

  • Andean duck - Oxyura ferruginea Peruvian ruddy-duck, Oxyura jamaicensis ferruginea.
  • Australian Wood duck (See Lake duck - Oxyura vittata)
  • Black-headed duck - Heteronetta atricapilla Kuckucksente (German), Schwarzkopfente (German), Hétéronetta à tête noire (French), Canard à tête noire (French), Pato rinconero (Spanish), Pato sapo (Spanish).
  • Blue-billed duck - Oxyura australis Australian blue-billed duck, Australian stifftail, Australian blue-bill, Stifftail, Schwarzkinn-Ruderente (German), Australische Ruderente (German), Erismature australe (French), Erismature d’Australie (French), Malvasía Australiana (Spanish), Pato pico azul (Spanish).
  • Lake duck - Oxyura vittata Argentine blue-billed duck, Argentine blue-bill, Argentine ruddy duck, Bindenruderente (German), Argentinische Ruderente (German), Erismature orné (French), Erismature tacheté (French), Malvasía Argentina (Spanish), Pato rana (Spanish), Pato rojo de la Argentina (Spanish).
  • Maccoa duck - Oxyura maccoa Afrikaruderente (German), Afrikanische Ruderente (German), Erismature maccoa (French), Malvasía maccoa (Spanish), Pato maccao (Spanish).
  • Masked duck - Oxyura dominica White-winged lake duck, Maskenruderente (German), Erismature routoutou (French), Canard masqué (French), Malvasía enmascarada (Spanish), Pato domínico (Spanish), Nomonyx dominica.
  • Musk duck - Biziura lobata Lobed duck, Lappenente (German), Erismature à barbillons (French), Canard mosqué (French), Malvasía de Papada (Spanish), Pato almízclero de Australia (Spanish).
  • Ruddy duck - Oxyura jamaicensis Butterball, Stifftail, Schwarzkopf-Ruderente (German), Erismature rousse (French), Erismature à joues blanches (French), Pato rojo americano (Spanish), Malvasía canela (Spanish), O. j. jamaicensis North American ruddy duck, O. j. andina Colombian ruddy duck.
  • White-headed duck - Oxyura leucocephala White-headed stifftail, Weißkopf-Ruderente (German), Weisskopf-Ruderente (German), Ruderente (German), Erismature à tête blanche (French), Malvasía cabeciblanca (Spanish), Pato de cabeza blanca (Spanish), Malvasía (Spanish), Witkopeend (Dutch), Kopparand (Swedish).

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Swans - Waterfowl Species

  • Black swan - Cygnus atratus Cisne negro (Spanish), Cygne noir (French), Schwarzschwan (German), Trauerschwan (German), Chenopis atratus.
  • Bewick's swan (See Tundra swan - Cygnus columbianus)
  • Coscoroba swan - Coscoroba coscoroba Coscoroba blanc (French), Cygne coscoroba (French), Coscorobaschwan (German), Koscorobaschwan (German), Cisne coscoroba (Spanish).
  • Mute swan - Cygnus olor Cisne mudo (Spanish), Cisne Vulgar (Spanish), Cygne muet (French), Cygne tuberculé (French), Höckerschwan (German), Knobbelzwan (Dutch), Knölsvan (Swedish), Polish Swan, White Swan.
  • Black-necked swan - Cygnus melanocorypha Cygne à cou noir (French), Cygne à col noir (French), Schwarzhalsschwan (German), Cisne cuellinegro (Spanish), Cygnus melananocoryphus, Cisne de cello negro (Spanish), Sthenelides melanocorypha.
  • Whooper swan - Cygnus cygnus Cisne cantor (Spanish), Cisne gritón (Spanish), Cygne chanteur (French), Cygne sauvage (French), Singschwan (German), Wilde Zwaan (Dutch), Sängsvan (Swedish), Olor cygnus, Cygnus cygnus cygnus.
  • Trumpeter swan - Cygnus buccinator (Cisne trompetero (Spanish), Cygnus trompette (French), Trompeterschwan (German), Cygnus cygnus buccinator, Olor buccinator).
  • Tundra swan - Cygnus columbianus Zwergschwan (German), Cygne de Bewick (French), Cisne de Bewick (Spanish), Bewick's Swan - Cygnus columbianus bewickii / Cygnus_bewickii, (Jankowski's Swan - C. c. jankowskii (race/subspecies), Whistling Swan - C. columbianus columbianus / Cygnus_columbianus, Pfeifschwan (German), Cygne siffleur (French), Cisne silbador (Spanish), Cisne chico (Spanish), Klein Zwann (Dutch), Mindre sangsvan (Swedish), Olor bewickii, Olor columbianus.
  • Whistling swan (See Tundra swan - Cygnus columbianus)

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Whistling-ducks - Waterfowl Species

  • Black-bellied whistling-duck - Dendrocygna autumnalis Red-billed whistling duck, Black-bellied tree duck, Red-billed tree duck, Gray-breasted tree duck, Herbstpfeifgans (German), Rotschnabel-Pfeifgans (German), Dendrocygne à bec rouge (French), Pato silbador pico rojo (Spanish), Suirirí Piquirrojo (Spanish), Pichichi comun (Spanish), Maisero (Mexican), D. a. autumnalis Northern black-bellied whistling duck, D. a. discolor Southern black-bellied whistling duck.
  • Eyton's whistling duck (See Plumed whistling-duck - Dendrocygna eytoni)
  • Fulvous whistling-duck - Dendrocygna bicolor Fulvous tree duck, Large whistling teal, Sichelpfeifgans (German), Gelbbrust-Pfeifgans (German), Dendrocygne à bec fauve (French), Dendrocygne fauve (French), Suirirí bicolor (Spanish), Pato silbon (Spanish), Pichici colorado (Spanish).
  • Javan whistling-duck (See Lesser whistling-duck - Dendrocygna javanica)
  • Lesser whistling-duck - Dendrocygna javanica Lesser Tree Duck, Javan Tree Duck, Indian Whistling Duck, Javan whistling-duck, Lesser Whistling Teal, Zwergpfeifgans (German), Javapfeifgans (German), Dendrocygne de l'Inde (French), Dendrocygne siffleur (French), Suirirí de Java (Spanish), Pato silbador de la India (Spanish).
  • Plumed whistling-duck - Dendrocygna eytoni Eyton’s Whistling-duck, Plumed tree duck, Red-legged tree duck, Eyton’s tree duck, Grass whistling duck, Grass whistle-duck (Australia), Dendrocygne d'Eyton (French), Gelbfuß-Pfeifgans (German), Tüpfelpfeiefgans (German), Suirirí Australiano (Spanish), Pato silbador adornata (Spanish).
  • Red-billed whistling-duck (See Black-bellied whistling-duck - Dendrocygna autumnalis)
  • Spotted whistling-duck - Dendrocygna guttata Spotted tree duck, Spotted whistle-duck, Tüpfelpfeifgans (German), Dendrocygne tacheté (French), Pato silbador moteado (Spanish), Suirirí Moteado (Spanish).
  • Wandering whistling-duck - Dendrocygna arcuata Wandering Tree Duck, Whistling teal, Black-spotted tree duck, Water Whistling Duck, Diving Whistling Duck, Water whistle-duck (Australia), Wanderpfeifgans (German), Dendrocygne à lunules (French), Suirirí Capirotado (Spanish).
  • West Indian whistling-duck - Dendrocygna arborea Black-billed whistling duck, Cuban whistling duck, Antillean tree duck, West Indian tree duck, Cuban tree duck, Black-billed tree duck, Kubapfeifgans (German), Dendrocygne à bec noir (French), Suirirí yaguaza (Spanish), Pato silbador pico negro (Spanish).
  • White-backed duck - Thalassornis leuconotus Weissrückenente(German), Weißrücken-Pfeifgans (German), Erismature à dos blanc (French), Canard à dos blanc (French), Pato lomo blanco (Spanish), Pato Dorsiblanco (Spanish), T. l. leuconotus African white-backed duck, T. l. insularis Madagascan white-backed duck.
  • White-faced whistling-duck - Dendrocygna viduata White-faced Tree duck, Witwenpfeifgans (German), Dendrocygne veuf (French), Dendrocygne à face blanche (French), Pato silbador cara blanca (Spanish), Suirirí Cariblanco (Spanish).

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White-water Ducks - Waterfowl Species

  • Blue duck - Hymenolaimus malachorhynchus Mountain duck, Mountain blue duck, Saumschnabelente (German), Canard bleu (French), Pato azul (Spanish), Whio (Maori), Hymenolaimus malacorhynchos malacorhynchos, Hymenolaimus malacorhynchos hymenolaimus.
  • Salvadori's teal - Salvadorina waigiuensis Salvadori’s duck, Salvadoriete (German), Canard de Salvadori (French), Anade Papua
    Pato de Salvadori (Spanish), Anas waigiuensis.
  • Torrent duck - Merganetta armata Sturzbachente (German), Merganette des torrents (French), Canard de torrents (French), Pato torrentero (Spanish), Pato corta-corrientes (Spanish), Argentine torrent duck M. a. armata, Chilean torrent duck M. a. armata, Columbian torrent duck M. a. columbiana, Peruvian torrent duck M. a. leucogenis (M. a. turneri M. a. garleppi, M. a. berlepshu).

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Common UK Species similar to Ducks, Geese and Swans

  • Common moorhen - Gallinula chloropus Common gallinule, Moorhen, Waterhoen (Dutch), Poule d'eau (French), Gallinule poule-d'eau (French), Teichhuhn (German), Polla de agua (Spanish) Gallineta común (Spanish), Rörhöna (Swedish).
  • Coot - Fulica atra European coot, Bald-headed coot, Meerkoet (Dutch), Foulque macroule (French), Blässhuhn (German), Focha común (Spanish), Sothöna (Swedish)
  • Cormorant - Phalacrocorax carbo Great cormorant, Common cormorant, Large cormorant, Aalscholver (Dutch), Grand Cormoran (French), Kormoran (German), Cormorán grande (Spanish), Storskarv (Swedish).
  • Great crested grebe - Podiceps cristatus Fuut (Dutch), Grèbe huppé (French), Haubentaucher (German), Somormujo lavanco (Spanish), Skäggdopping (Swedish). Crested grebe, Southern crested grebe (Podiceps cristatus australis).
  • Grey heron - Ardea cinerea Heron, Blauwe reiger (Dutch), Héron cendré (French), Fischreiher (German), Graureiher (German), Garza real (Spanish), Gråhäger (Swedish).
  • Little grebe - Tachybaptus ruficollis Dabchick, Common grebe, Red-throated grebe, Dodaars (Dutch), Grèbe castageux (French), Zwergtaucher (German), Zampullin chico (Spanish), Zampullin común (Spanish), Smådopping (Swedish).
  • Shag - Phalacocorax aristotelis European shag, Kuifaalscholver (Dutch), Cormoron huppé (French), Krähenscharbe (German), Cormorán moñudo (Spanish), Toppskarve (Swedish)
  • Water rail - Rallus aquaticus Waterral (Dutch), Râle d'eau (French), Wasserralle (German), Rascón (Spanish), Rascón Europeo (Spanish), Vattenrall (Swedish)

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