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Anatidae (Anseriformes) ; [AVTAX]
Dendrocygna Swainson, 1837 — 8 spp.
Thalassornis Eyton, 1838 — 1 sp.
Cereopsis Latham, 1802 — 1 sp.
fi Anser Brisson, 1760 — 11 spp.
Branta Scopoli, 1769 — 6 spp.
Coscoroba Reichenbach, 1853 — 1 sp.
fi Cygnus Garsault, 1764 — 6 spp.
Stictonetta Reichenbach, 1853 — 1 sp.
Hymenolaimus Gray, 1843 — 1 sp.
Tachyeres Owen, 1875 — 4 spp.
Merganetta Gould, 1842 — 1 sp.
Plectropterus Stephens, 1824 — 1 sp.
Sarkidiornis Eyton, 1838 — 2 spp.
Cyanochen Bonaparte, 1856 — 1 sp.
Alopochen Stejneger, 1885 — 1 sp.
Neochen Oberholser, 1918 — 1 sp.
Chloephaga Eyton, 1838 — 5 spp.
Tadorna Boie, 1822 — 7 spp.
Malacorhynchus Swainson, 1831 — 1 sp.
Salvadorina Rothschild & Hartert, 1894 — 1 sp.
Cairina Fleming, 1822 — 1 sp.
Asarcornis Salvadori, 1895 — 1 sp.
Pteronetta Salvadori, 1895 — 1 sp.
Aix Boie, 1828 — 2 spp.
Chenonetta Brandt, 1836 — 1 sp.
Nettapus Brandt, 1836 — 3 spp.
Amazonetta Boetticher, 1929 — 1 sp.
Callonetta Delacour, 1936 — 1 sp.
Lophonetta Riley, 1914 — 1 sp.
Speculanas Boetticher, 1929 — 1 sp.
fi Anas Linnaeus, 1758 — 47 spp.
Marmaronetta Reichenbach, 1853 — 1 sp.
Rhodonessa† Reichenbach, 1853 — 1 sp.
fi Netta Kaup, 1829 — 3 spp.
fi Aythya Boie, 1822 — 12 spp.
fi Polysticta Eyton, 1836 — 1 sp.
fi Somateria Leach, 1819 — 3 spp.
Histrionicus Lesson, 1828 — 1 sp.
Camptorhynchus† Bonaparte, 1838 — 1 sp.
fi Melanitta Boie, 1822 — 5 spp.
fi Clangula Leach, 1819 — 1 sp.
fi Bucephala Baird, 1858 — 3 spp.
fi Mergellus Selby, 1840 — 1 sp.
Lophodytes Reichenbach, 1853 — 1 sp.
fi Mergus Linnaeus, 1758 — 5 spp.
Heteronetta Salvadori, 1865 — 1 sp.
Nomonyx Ridgway, 1880 — 1 sp.
Oxyura Bonaparte, 1828 — 6 spp.
Biziura Stephens, 1824 — 1 sp.


[sp-1.jpg] 1280x1024 (~156Kb) Italy: Firenze, Arno, 13.5.1997, Photo Markku Savela

The exact identification of this species is still unknown, but tentatively assumed to belong into this group.




11.6.2011 (169)

References:
[AVTAX]
Zoonomen; Extracted during June 2011, for most recent information, verify using links provided; Zoological Nomenclature Resource; Birds of the World -- current valid scientific avian names


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