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Order Anseriformes: from Check-List of Birds of the World
Paul Johnsgard Collection
  • Paul A. Johnsgard, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Date of this Version
1-1-1979
Disciplines
Comments

From: Check-List of Birds of the World, Volume I, Second Edition. Edited by Ernst Mayr and G. William Cottrell. Cambridge, MA: Museum of Comparative Zoology, 1979. Copyright 1979 The President and Fellows of Harvard College.

Abstract

SUBORDER ANSERES
FAMILY ANATIDAE

SUBFAMILY ANSERANATINAE
GENUS ANSERANAS LESSON

SUBFAMILY DENDROCYGNINAE
GENUS DENDROCYGNA SWAINSON

GENUS THALASSORNIS EYTON

SUBFAMILY ANSERINAE
GENUS CYGNUS BECHSTEIN

GENUS ANSER BRISSON

GENUS BRANTA SCOPOLI

GENUS CEREOPSIS LATHAM

GENUS STICTONETTA REICHENBACH

SUBFAMILY TADORNINAE
GENUS CYANOCHEN BONAPARTE

GENUS CHLOEPHAGA EYTON

GENUS ALOPOCHEN STEJNEGER

GENUS TADORNA FLEMING

GENUS TACHYERES OWEN

SUBFAMILY ANATINAE
GENUS PLECTROPTERUS STEPHENS

GENUS CAIRINA FLEMING

GENUS PTERONETTA SALVADORI

GENUS SARKIDIORNIS EYTON

GENUS NETTAPUS BRANDT

GENUS CALLONETTA DELACOUR

GENUS AIX BOlE

GENUS CHENONETTA BRANDT

GENUS AMAZONETTA BOETTICHER

GENUS MERGANETTA GOULD

GENUS HYMENOLAIMUS GRAY

GENUS ANAS LINNAEUS

GENUS MALACORHYNCHUS SWAINSON

GENUS MARMARONETTA REICHENBACH

GENUS RHODONESSA REICHENBACH

GENUS NETTA KAUP

GENUS AYTHYA BOlE

SUBFAMILY MERGINAE
GENUS SOMATERIA LEACH

GENUS POLYSTICTA EYTON

GENUS CAMPTORHYNCHUS BONAPARTE

GENUS HISTRIONICUS LESSON

GENUS CLANGULA LEACH

GENUS MELANITTA BOIE

GENUS BUCEPHALA BAIRD

GENUS MERGUS LINNAEUS

SUBFAMILY OXYURINAE

GENUS HETERONETTA SALVADORI

GENUS OXYURA BONAPARTE

GENUS BIZIURA STEPHENS

SUBORDER ANHIMAE
FAMILY ANHIMIDAE

GENUS ANHIMA BRISSON

GENUS CHAUNA ILLIGER

Citation Information
Paul A. Johnsgard. "Order Anseriformes: from Check-List of Birds of the World" (1979)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/paul_johnsgard/78/