American Black Duck

Anas rubripes - Canard noir

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Anseriformes

  • Family
    :

    Anatidés

  • Genus
    :

    Anas

  • Species
    :

    rubripes

Descriptor

Brewster, 1902

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 61 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 85 à 96 cm.
  • Weight
    : 720 à 1380 g
Longevity

26 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

American Black Duck (Anas rubripes) is a species of bird in the Anatidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Canard noir,
  • Anade Sombrío,
  • Pato-escuro-americano,
  • Dunkelente,
  • kormos réce,
  • Amerikaanse Zwarte Eend,
  • Germano nero americano,
  • Svartand,
  • Rødfotand,
  • kačica černastá,
  • kachna tmavá,
  • Sortbrun And,
  • nokisorsa,
  • ànec negrós,
  • Brúnönd,
  • brązówka,
  • sarkankāju pīle,
  • temna mlakarica,
  • Американская чёрная кряква,
  • アメリカガモ,
  • 北美黑鸭,
  • 綠嘴黑鴨,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Saline, Brackish or Alkaline Lakes, Permanent Saline, Brackish or Alkaline Marshes/Pools ; Marine Neritic : Subtidal Rock and Rocky Reefs, Subtidal Loose Rock/pebble/gravel, Subtidal Sandy, Subtidal Sandy-Mud, Macroalgal/Kelp, Seagrass (Submerged), Estuaries ; Marine Intertidal : Salt Marshes (Emergent Grasses) ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Brackish/Saline Lagoons/Marine Lakes, Coastal Freshwater Lakes

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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