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ORDER ANSERIFORMES

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Anseriforme Order - Generalities

Eiders... four really strange ducks

Anatidae Family - The species' names can be found here: Avibase (Lepage Denis)

 

African Black Duck - Anas sparsa - Canard noirâtre

Andean Goose - Chloephaga melanoptera - Ouette des Andes

Ashy-headed Goose - Chloephaga poliocephala - Ouette à tête grise

Auckland Teal - Anas aucklandica - Sarcelle brune

Australian Shelduck – Tadorna tadornoides – Tadorne d’Australie

Australian Wood Duck - Chenonetta jubata – Canard à crinière

Baikal Teal - Anas Formosa - Sarcelle élégante

Barnacle Goose - Branta leucopsis - Bernache nonnette

Barrow’s Goldeneye - Bucephala islandica - Garrot d’Islande

Bernier’s Teal or Madagascar Teal - Anas bernieri - Sarcelle de Bernier

Black-bellied Whistling Duck – Dendrocygna autumnalis – Dendrocygne à ventre noir

Black-necked Swan - Cygnus melanocoryphus - Cygne à cou noir  

Black Swan - Cygnus atratus - Cygne noir

Blue-billed Duck - Oxyura australis - Erismature australe

Blue Duck - Hymenolaimus malacorhynchos - Canard bleu ou Hyménolaime bleu

Blue-winged Teal - Anas discors - Sarcelle à ailes bleues

Brant Goose - Branta bernicla - Bernache cravant 

Campbell Teal - Anas nesiotis - Sarcelle de Campbell

Canada Goose - Branta canadensis - Bernache du Canada

Canvasback – Aythya valisineria – Fuligule à dos blanc

Cape Barren Goose - Cereopsis novaehollandiae - Céréopse cendrée

Cape Shoveler – Anas smithii – Canard de Smith

Cape Teal - Anas capensis - Canard du Cap

Chiloe Wigeon - Anas sibilatrix - Canard de Chiloé

Cinnamon Teal - Anas cyanoptera - Sarcelle cannelle

Common Eider - Somateria mollissima - Eider à duvet

Common Goldeneye - Bucephala clangula – Garrot à œil d’or

Common Scoter - Melanitta nigra - Macreuse noire

Common Shelduck - Tadorna tadorna - Tadorne de Belon

Coscoroba Swan – Coscoroba coscoroba - Coscoroba blanc

Crested Duck - Lophonetta specularioides - Canard huppé

Eaton’s Pintail - Anas eatoni - Canard d’Eaton

Emperor Goose - Chen canagica - Oie empereur

Egyptian Goose – Alopochen aegyptiacus – Ouette d’Egypte

Eurasian Teal - Anas crecca - Sarcelle d’hiver

Eurasian Wigeon - Anas penelope - Canard siffleur

Falcated Duck - Anas falcata - Canard à faucilles

Falkland Steamerduck - Tachyeres brachypterus - Brassemer des Malouines  

Gadwall - Anas strepera - Canard chipeau

Garganey - Anas querquedula - Sarcelle d’été

Goosander - Mergus merganser - Harle bièvre

Greater White-fronted Goose - Anser albifrons - Oie rieuse

Green-winged Teal - Anas carolinensis - Sarcelle à ailes vertes

Greylag Goose - Anser anser - Oie cendrée

Greater Scaup - Aythya marila - Fuligule milouinan

Hardhead - Aythya australis - Fuligule austral

Harlequin Duck - Histrionicus histrionicus - Arlequin plongeur

Hawaiian Duck - Anas wyvilliana - Canard des Hawaï

Hawaiian Goose or Nene - Branta sandvicensis - Bernache néné

Kelp Goose - Chloephaga hybrida - Ouette marine

King Eider - Somateria spectabilis - Eider à tête grise

Knob-billed Duck - Sarkidiornis melanotos - Canard ou Sarcidiorne à bosse

Laysan Duck - Anas laysanensis - Canard de Laysan

Lesser White-fronted Goose - Anser erythropus – Oie naine

Long-tailed Duck - Clangula hyemalis - Harelde boréale

Maccoa Duck – Oxyura maccoa – Erismature maccoa

Madagascan Pochard - Aythya innotata - Fuligule de Madagascar

Mallard – Anas platyrhynchos – Canard colvert

Marbled Duck or Teal - Marmaronetta angustirostris - Sarcelle marbrée

Masked Duck - Nomonyx dominicus - Erismature routoutou

Meller’s Duck - Anas melleri - Canard de Meller

Muscovy Duck - Cairina moschata - Canard musqué

Musk Duck - Biziura lobata - Erismature à barbillons

Mute Swan - Cygnus olor - Cygne tuberculé

New Zealand Scaup - Aythya novaeseelandiae - Fuligule de Nouvelle-Zélande

New Zealand Teal - Anas chlorotis – Sarcelle de Nouvelle Zélande

Northern Pintail - Anas acuta - Canard pilet

Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata - Canard souchet

Pacific Black Duck – Anas superciliosa – Canard à sourcils

Paradise Shelduck – Tadorna variegata – Tadorne de paradis

Pink-eared Duck - Malacorhynchus membranaceus - Canard à oreilles roses

Pink-footed Goose - Anser brachyrhynchus - Oie à bec court

Radjah Shelduck – Tadorna radjah – Tadorne radjah

Red-billed Teal - Anas erythrorhyncha - Canard à bec rouge

Red-breasted Goose - Branta ruficollis - Bernache à cou roux

Red-breasted Merganser - Mergus serrator - Harle huppé

Red Shoveler - Anas platalea - Canard spatule

Ring-necked Duck - Aythya collaris - Fuligule à bec cerclé

Ross’s Goose - Chen rossii – Oie de Ross

Ruddy Duck - Oxyura jamaicensis – Erismature rousse

Ruddy-headed Goose - Chloephaga rubidiceps – Ouette à tête rousse

Ruddy Shelduck - Tadorna ferruginea - Tadorne casarca

Silver Teal - Anas versicolor - Sarcelle bariolée

Snow Goose - Chen caerulescens - Oie des neiges

Spectacled Eider - Somateria fischeri - Eider à lunettes

Steller’s Eider - Polysticta stelleri - Eider de Steller

Surf Scoter - Melanitta perspicillata - Macreuse à front blanc

Torrent Duck - Merganetta armata - Merganette des torrents

Tufted Duck - Aythya fuligula - Fuligule morillon

Tundra Bean Goose - Anser serrirostris - Oie de la toundra

Tundra Swan - Cygnus columbianus - Cygne de la toundra

Upland Goose - Chloephaga picta - Ouette de Magellan

Velvet Scoter - Melanitta fusca - Macreuse brune

White-cheeked Pintail - Anas bahamensis - Canard des Bahamas

White-faced Duck - Dendrocygna viduata - Dendrocygne veuf

White-winged Scoter - Melanitta deglandi - Macreuse à ailes blanches

Whooper Swan – Cygnus Cygnus – Cygne chanteur

Wood Duck - Aix sponsa - Canard carolin

Yellow-billed Pintail - Anas georgica - Canard à queue pointue

Yellow-billed Teal - Anas flavirostris – Sarcelle tachetée

 

Anhimidae Family

Description of the family Anhimidae

Horned Screamer - Anhima cornuta - Kamichi cornu

Northern Screamer - Chauna chavaria - Kamichi chavaria

Southern Screamer – Chauna torquata – Kamichi à collier

 

Anseranatidae Family

Magpie Goose - Anseranas semipalmata - Canaroie semipalmée

 

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