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Anatidae
Ducks, geese & swans
family of Anseriformes

latin name german name english name species in collection
Aix 2 2
Alopochen Nilgänse 1 1
Amazonetta 1 1
Anas Eigentliche Enten 15 15
Anser Feldgänse 10 10
Asarcornis 1 1
Aythya 6 6
Branta Meergänse 6 6
Bucephala 3 3
Cairina 1 1
Callonetta 1 1
Cereopsis Hühnergänse Cape Barren gooses 1 1
Chenonetta Mähnengänse 1 1
Chloephaga Spiegelgänse 3 3
Clangula Eisenten 1 1
Cyanochen 1 1
Cygnus Schwäne 7 7
Dendrocygna 7 7
Histrionicus 1 1
Lophodytes 2 2
Malacorhynchus 1 1
Mareca Pfeifenten Wigeons 5 5
Marmaronetta 1 1
Melanitta 4 4
Mergellus 1 1
Mergus Säger 3 3
Netta 3 3
Nettapus 1 1
Oxyura 2 2
Plectropterus 1 1
Polysticta 1 1
Radjah Radjahgänse Radjah Shelducks 1 1
Sarkidiornis 1 1
Sibirionetta 1 1
Somateria Eiderenten 2 2
Spatula 8 8
Speculanas 1 1
Stictonetta 1 1
Tachyeres 1 1
Tadorna Kasarkas 5 5
trivial name latin name name specimens
Mallard
Anas platyrhynchos
Anas platyrhynchos 15 15
Northern Pintail
Anas acuta
Anas acuta 11 11
Common Teal
Anas crecca
Anas crecca 13 13
Andean Tea
Anas flavirostris
Anas flavirostris 2 2
White-cheeked pintail
Anas bahamensis
Anas bahamensis 6 6
Eastern Spot-billed Duck
Anas zonorhyncha
Anas zonorhyncha 3 3
Grey Teal
Anas gracilis
Anas gracilis 1 1
Spot-billed Duck
Anas poecilorhyncha
Anas poecilorhyncha 3 3
Pacific Black Duck
Anas superciliosa
Anas superciliosa 2 2
Philippine Duck
Anas luzonica
Anas luzonica 1 1
Chestnut Teal
Anas castanea
Anas castanea 1 1
Cape Teal
Anas capensis
Anas capensis 1 1
African Black Duck
Anas sparsa
Anas sparsa 1 1
Hawaiian Duck
Anas wyvilliana
Anas wyvilliana 1 1
Common Eider
Somateria mollissima
Somateria mollissima 2 2
Spectacled Eider
Somateria fischeri
Somateria fischeri 1 1
Canada goose
Branta canadensis
Branta canadensis 2 2
Barnacle Goose
Branta leucopsis
Branta leucopsis 7 7
Red-breasted Goose
Branta ruficollis
Branta ruficollis 2 2
Brant goose
Branta bernicla
Branta bernicla 2 2
Nene
Branta sandvicensis
Branta sandvicensis 5 5
Wood Duck
Aix sponsa
Aix sponsa 7 7
Mandarin Duck
Aix galericulata
Aix galericulata 15 15
Bean Goose
Anser fabalis
Anser fabalis 4 4
Greylag Goose
Anser anser
Anser anser 12 12
Greater white-fronted goose
Anser albifrons
Anser albifrons 5 5
Emperor goose
Anser canagicus
Anser canagicus 2 2
Pink-footed Goose
Anser brachyrhynchus
Anser brachyrhynchus 3 3
Ross's Goose
Anser rossii
Anser rossii 2 2
Snow Goose
Anser caerulescens
Anser caerulescens 1 1
Bar-headed Goose
Anser indicus
Anser indicus 2 2
Swan Goose
Anser cygnoides
Anser cygnoides 1 1
Red-crested Pochard
Netta rufina
Netta rufina 2 2
Rosy-billed Pochard
Netta peposaca
Netta peposaca 1 1
Southern Pochard
Netta erythrophtalma
Netta erythrophtalma 1 1
Smew
Mergellus albellus
Mergellus albellus 5 5
Common scoter
Melanitta nigra
Melanitta nigra 6 6
Velvet scoter
Melanitta fusca
Melanitta fusca 5 5
Black Scoter
Melanitta americana
Melanitta americana 1 1
South African shelduck
Tadorna cana
Tadorna cana 2 2
Common shelduck
Tadorna tadorna
Tadorna tadorna 7 7
Ruddy shelduck
Tadorna ferruginea
Tadorna ferruginea 2 2
Paradise Shelduck
Tadorna variegata
Tadorna variegata 1 1
Australian Shelduck
Tadorna tadornoides
Tadorna tadornoides 1 1
Egyptian goose
Alopochen aegyptiaca
Alopochen aegyptiaca 5 5
Ringed teal
Callonetta leucophrys
Callonetta leucophrys 8 8
Mute swan
Cygnus olor
Cygnus olor 4 4
Black Swan
Cygnus atratus
Cygnus atratus 2 2
Black-necked Swan
Cygnus melanocoryphus
Cygnus melanocoryphus 1 1
Whooper Swan
Cygnus cygnus
Cygnus cygnus 2 2
Tufted duck
Aythya fuligula
Aythya fuligula 8 8
Greater scaup
Aythya marila
Aythya marila 10 10
Common pochard
Aythya ferina
Aythya ferina 4 4
Ferruginous Pochard
Aythya nyroca
Aythya nyroca 4 4
Hardhead
Aythya australis
Aythya australis 1 1
Common goldeneye
Bucephala clangula
Bucephala clangula 8 8
Bufflehead
Bucephala albeola
Bucephala albeola 2 2
Barrow's Goldeneye
Bucephala islandica
Bucephala islandica 1 1
Long-tailed duck
Clangula hyemalis
Clangula hyemalis 9 9
Common merganser
Mergus merganser
Mergus merganser 5 5
Red-breasted merganser
Mergus serrator
Mergus serrator 6 6
Scaly-sided Merganser
Mergus squamatus
Mergus squamatus 1 1
Australian wood duck
Chenonetta jubata
Chenonetta jubata 9 9
Upland goose
Chloephaga picta
Chloephaga picta 4 4
Andean Goose
Chloephaga melanoptera
Chloephaga melanoptera 1 1
Cape Barren Goose
Cereopsis novaehollandiae
Cereopsis novaehollandiae 2 2
Hooded Merganser
Lophodytes cucullatus
Lophodytes cucullatus 1 1
Harlequin Duck
Histrionicus histrionicus
Histrionicus histrionicus 1 1
Eurasian Wigeon
Mareca penelope
Mareca penelope 15 15
Gadwall
Mareca strepera
Mareca strepera 4 4
Falcated Duck
Mareca falcata
Mareca falcata 2 2
Chiloe Wigeon
Mareca sibilatrix
Mareca sibilatrix 5 5
Northern shoveler
Spatula clypeata
Spatula clypeata 12 12
Garganey
Spatula querquedula
Spatula querquedula 5 5
Blue-billed Teal
Spatula hottentota
Spatula hottentota 3 3
Cinnamon Teal
Spatula cyanoptera
Spatula cyanoptera 4 4
Red Shoveler
Spatula platalea
Spatula platalea 1 1
Baikal Teal
Sibirionetta formosa
Sibirionetta formosa 3 3
Steller's Eider
Polysticta stelleri
Polysticta stelleri 1 1
Brazilian Teal
Amazonetta brasiliensis
Amazonetta brasiliensis 2 2
West Indian Whistling-Duck
Dendrocygna arborea
Dendrocygna arborea 2 2
Wandering Whistling-Duck
Dendrocygna arcuata
Dendrocygna arcuata 2 2
White-faced Whistling-Duck
Dendrocygna viduata
Dendrocygna viduata 3 3
Fulvous Whistling-Duck
Dendrocygna bicolor
Dendrocygna bicolor 3 3
Lesser Whistling-Duck
Dendrocygna javanica
Dendrocygna javanica 2 2
Spotted Whistling-Duck
Dendrocygna guttata
Dendrocygna guttata 2 2
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck
Dendrocygna autumnalis
Dendrocygna autumnalis 2 2
Marbled Teal
Marmaronetta angustirostris
Marmaronetta angustirostris 2 2
Pink-eared Duck
Malacorhynchus membranaceus
Malacorhynchus membranaceus 1 1
Spur-winged Goose
Plectropterus gambensis
Plectropterus gambensis 2 2
Spectacled Duck
Speculanas specularis
Speculanas specularis 1 1
Muscovy Duck
Cairina moschata
Cairina moschata 5 5
White-headed Duck
Oxyura leucocephala
Oxyura leucocephala 1 1
Radjah Shelduck
Radjah radjah
Radjah radjah 1 1

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