Yellow-billed Pintail

Anas georgica - Canard à queue pointue

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Anseriformes

  • Family
    :

    Anatidés

  • Genus
    :

    Anas

  • Species
    :

    georgica

Descriptor

Gmelin, JF, 1789

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 55 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 460 à 660 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Canard à queue pointue
adult
Canard à queue pointue
adult

Yellow-billed Pintail (Anas georgica) is a species of bird in the Anatidae family.

Subspecific information 3 subspecies

  • Anas georgica georgica (South Georgia Is.)
  • Anas georgica niceforoi (ec Colombia)
  • Anas georgica spinicauda (s Colombia to s Argentina and s Chile, Falkland Is.)

Foreign names

  • Canard à queue pointue,
  • Anade Maicero,
  • Marreca-parda,
  • Spitzschwanzente,
  • déli-georgiai nyílfarkúréce,
  • Zuidamerikaanse Pijlstaart,
  • Codone beccogiallo,
  • Gulnäbbad stjärtand,
  • Spisshaleand,
  • kačica jazerná,
  • ostralka žlutozobá,
  • Sydlig Spidsand,
  • suippopyrstösorsa,
  • ànec de Gmelin,
  • rożeniec żółtodzioby,
  • Желтоклювая шилохвость,
  • キバシオナガガモ,
  • 黄嘴针尾鸭,
  • 黃嘴針尾鴨,

Voice song and cries

Canard à queue pointue
adult

Habitat

Canard à queue pointue
adult

Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha) ; Marine Neritic : Subtidal Rock and Rocky Reefs, Subtidal Loose Rock/pebble/gravel, Subtidal Sandy, Subtidal Sandy-Mud, Macroalgal/Kelp, Seagrass (Submerged)

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

QRcode Canard à queue pointue
© 1996-2020 Oiseaux.net