Andean Teal

Anas andium - Sarcelle des Andes

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Anseriformes

  • Family
    :

    Anatidés

  • Genus
    :

    Anas

  • Species
    :

    andium

Descriptor

Sclater, PL Salvin, 1873

Biometrics
  • Size
    : cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : -
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Sarcelle des Andes
adult
Sarcelle des Andes
adult

Andean Teal (Anas andium) is a species of bird in the Anatidae family.

Subspecific information 2 subspecies

  • Anas andium andium (c and s Colombia to Ecuador)
  • Anas andium altipetens (e Colombia, w Venezuela)

Foreign names

  • Sarcelle des Andes,
  • Cerceta andina,
  • Andenkrickente,
  • Andestaling,
  • Alzavola delle Ande,
  • andinsk kricka,
  • Andeskrikkand,
  • kačica andská,
  • Andeskrikand,
  • pohjoisandientavi,
  • xarxet dels Andes,
  • cyraneczka andyjska,
  • Андский чирок,
  • 斑头鸭,
  • 安地斯鴨,

Voice song and cries

Sarcelle des Andes
adult

Habitat

Sarcelle des Andes
adult plum. breeding

Wetlands (inland) : Seasonal/Intermittent/Irregular Rivers/Streams/Creeks, Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha)

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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