Marbled Duck

Marmaronetta angustirostris - Sarcelle marbrée

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Anseriformes

  • Family
    :

    Anatidés

  • Genus
    :

    Marmaronetta

  • Species
    :

    angustirostris

Descriptor

Ménétries, 1832

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 48 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 63 à 67 cm.
  • Weight
    : 450 à 590 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Marbled Duck (Marmaronetta angustirostris) is a species of bird in the Anatidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Sarcelle marbrée,
  • Cerceta Pardilla,
  • Pardilheira,
  • Marmelente,
  • Márványos réce,
  • Marmereend,
  • Anatra marmorizzata,
  • Marmorand,
  • Marmorand,
  • kačka úzkozobá,
  • čírka úzkozobá,
  • Marmorand,
  • marmorisorsa,
  • xarxet marbrenc,
  • Dropönd,
  • marmurka,
  • marmora krīklis,
  • marmorna raca,
  • Мраморный чирок,
  • ウスユキガモ,
  • 云石斑鸭,
  • 雲石斑鴨,

Voice song and cries

Sarcelle marbrée
adult

Habitat

Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha), Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha), Permanent Inland Deltas, Permanent Saline, Brackish or Alkaline Marshes/Pools ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Brackish/Saline Lagoons/Marine Lakes ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Salt Exploitation Sites, Seasonally Flooded Agricultural Land

Geographic range

Illustration

plus de photos

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

© 1996-2017 Oiseaux.net