Eurasian Teal

Anas crecca - Sarcelle d'hiver

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Anseriformes

  • Family
    :

    Anatidés

  • Genus
    :

    Anas

  • Species
    :

    crecca

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 43 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 54 à 59 cm.
  • Weight
    : 250 à 400 g
Longevity

16 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Eurasian Teal (Anas crecca) is a species of bird in the Anatidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Anas crecca crecca (n and c Europe and Asia)
  • Anas crecca nimia (Aleutian Is.)

Foreign names

  • Sarcelle d'hiver,
  • Cerceta Común,
  • Marrequinha,
  • Krickente,
  • Csörgő réce,
  • Wintertaling,
  • Alzavola comune,
  • Kricka,
  • Krikkand,
  • kačica chrapka,
  • čírka obecná,
  • Krikand,
  • tavi,
  • xarxet comú,
  • Urtönd,
  • cyraneczka (zwyczajna),
  • krīklis,
  • kreheljc,
  • Чирок-свистунок,
  • コガモ,
  • 绿翅鸭,
  • เป็ดปีกเขียว,
  • 小水鴨,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha), Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha), Permanent Saline, Brackish or Alkaline Marshes/Pools

Geographic range

Illustration

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