Barrow's Goldeneye

Bucephala islandica - Garrot d'Islande

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Anseriformes

  • Family
    :

    Anatidés

  • Genus
    :

    Bucephala

  • Species
    :

    islandica

Descriptor

(Gmelin, JF, 1789)

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 53 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 67 à 84 cm.
  • Weight
    : 1000 à 1304 g
Longevity

18 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Barrow's Goldeneye (Bucephala islandica) is a species of bird in the Anatidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Barrow's Goldeneye,
  • Porrón Islándico,
  • Olho-dourado da Islândia,
  • Spatelente,
  • izlandi kerceréce,
  • Исландский гоголь,
  • 巴氏鹊鸭,
  • IJslandse Brilduiker,
  • Quattrocchi d'Islanda,
  • Islandsknipa,
  • Islandsand,
  • sierpiec,
  • hlaholka veľká,
  • hohol islandský,
  • Islandsk Hvinand,
  • amerikantelkkä,
  • ,
  • キタホオジロガモ,

Habitat

Forest : Boreal, Temperate ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha) ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Brackish/Saline Lagoons/Marine Lakes

Geographic range

Illustration

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