Marbled Duck

Marmaronetta angustirostris - Sarcelle marbrée Marmaronette 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

Sarcelle marbrée
adult

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 plum. breeding

Habitat

Sarcelle marbrée
adult

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

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

QRcode Sarcelle marbrée
published: - Updated: 10-07-2008
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