Anas crecca Linnaeus 1758 (Eurasian teal)

Aves - Anseriformes - Anatidae

Alternative combination: Nettion crecca

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Anas according to D. Michailidis et al. 2018

See also Burchak-Abramovich and Burchak 1998, Carrera et al. 2018, Clements et al. 2017, del Hoyo et al. 2014, Emslie 1992, Gut and Ray 1963, Linnaeus 1758, Parmalee 1992, Rudenko 1960, Steadman and Mead 2010 and Zelenkov et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Anas (Nettium), Anas acuta, Anas amotape, Anas apscheronica, Anas bahamensis, Anas basaltica, Anas bernieri, Anas blanchardi, Anas castanea, Anas chathamica, Anas chlorotis, Anas crassa, Anas erythrorhyncha, Anas flavirostris, Anas fulvigula, Anas georgica, Anas gracilis, Anas isarensis, Anas itchtucknee, Anas kurochkini, Anas laysanensis, Anas luederitzensis, Anas macroptera, Anas marecula, Anas melleri, Anas meyeri, Anas pachyscelus, Anas platyrhynchos, Anas risgoviensis, Anas robusta, Anas rubripes, Anas sanctaehelenae, Anas sansaniensis, Anas schneideri, Anas skalicensis, Anas soporata, Anas superciliosa, Anas talarae, Anas theodori

Subtaxa: Anas crecca carolinensis

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Ecology: volant herbivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Egypt (6 collections), Greece (5), Italy (1), Mexico (1), Portugal (1), the Russian Federation (4), Spain (2), the United Kingdom (2), United States (23: Alabama, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Maryland, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Virginia, Wyoming)

• Blancan of United States (3: Florida)

Total: 48 collections including 49 occurrences

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