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White-headed Duck
Oxyura leucocephala (Scopoli, 1769)
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Order:
  Anseriformes
Family:
  Anatidae
Genus:
  Oxyura

Scientific:
  Oxyura leucocephala

Citation:
  (Scopoli, 1769)

Reference:
  AnnusIHist.-Nat. p.65

Protonym:
  Anas leucocephala

Avibase ID:
  2E40EF2C53646E30

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175179


ENDANGERED

Geographic range:

  • Oxyura leucocephala: Patchily distributed Mediterranean basin to central Asia
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  White-headed Duck
Czech:
  kachnice bělohlavá
German:
  Weißkopf-Ruderente
Danish:
  Hvidhovedet Skarveand
Spanish:
  Malvasía Cabeciblanca
Finnish:
  valkopääsorsa
French:
  Érismature à tête blanche
Icelandic:
  Eirönd
Italian:
  Gobbo rugginoso
Japanese:
  kaojirootategamo
Japanese:
  カオジロオタテガモ
Dutch:
  Witkopeend
Norwegian:
  Hvithodeand
Polish:
  sterniczka
Portuguese:
  Pato-de-rabo-alçado
Portuguese (Brazil):
  White-headed Duck
Russian:
  Савка
Slovak:
  potápnica bielohlavá
Swedish:
  kopparand
Chinese:
  白头硬尾鸭


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Érismature à tête blanche ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Érismature à tête blanche ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 1st edition:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 3rd edition:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 4th edition:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 6th edition:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements, version 2015:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements, version 2016:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Clements, version 2017:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
eBird version 1.50:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
eBird version 1.52:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
eBird version 1.53:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
eBird version 1.54:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
eBird version 1.55:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
eBird version 2015:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
eBird version 2016:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
eBird version 2017:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (3/07/2017):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Oriental Bird Club:
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
James Lee Peters:
    Oxyura leucocephala
James Lee Peters (original):
    Oxyura leucocephala
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Oxyura leucocephala
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   White-headed Duck ( Oxyura leucocephala)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Oxyura leucocephala
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Oxyura leucocephala

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Arabic: بط ابيض الوجه
Azerbaijani: Göydimdik
Belarusian: Савка
Bulgarian: Тръноопашата потапница
Catalan: Anec capblanc, Ànec capblanc, Ànnera capblanca, Malvasia capblanca
Catalan (Balears): Ànnera capblanca
Valencian: Anec capblanc
Czech: dř. kachna bělohlavá, Kachna bělohlavá, Kachnice belohlavá, Kachnice bělohlavá, kachnice bìlohlavá
Danish: Hvidhovedet And, Hvidhovedet Skarveand
German: Ruderente, Weisskopfruderente, Weißkopf-Ruderente
Greek: (Ευρωπαϊκό) Κεφαλούδι, Κεφαλόπαπια, Κεφαλούδι
Greek (Cypriot): Κεφαλόπαπια
English: White-headed Duck, White-headed stifftail, White-headed Stiff-tail, White-headed Stiff-tailed Duck
Spanish: Malvasía, Malvasía Cabeciblanca, Pato de cabeza blanca, Pato Malvasia de Cabeza Blanca
Spanish (Spain): Malvasía Cabeciblanca
Estonian: stepi-händpart
Basque: Ahate buruzuria, Ànec capblanc
Persian: اردک سرسفید
Finnish: valkopääsorsa, Viuhkasorsa
Faroese: Høvuðhvít skarvsont
French: Érismature, Erismature à tête blanche, Érismature à tête blanche, Ersimature
Galician: Ànec capblanc, Malvasía
Hebrew: צח־ראש לבן, צחראש לבן, צח-ראש לבן
Croatian: Èakora, Patka kršuljica
Hungarian: Kékcsõrû réce, Kékcsõrű réce, Kékcsőrű réce
Armenian: [Spitakaglukh Bud ], Սպիտակագլուխ Բադ
Icelandic: Eirönd
Italian: Gobbo rugginoso
Japanese: Kao-jiro o-tate gamo, kaojirootategamo
Japanese: カオジロオタテガモ
Japanese (Kanji): 顔白尾竪鴨
Kazakh: Ақбас үйрек
Kazakh (Transliteration): aq-bas üyrek
Latin: Oxyura leucocephala
Lithuanian: Baltagalvė stačiauodegė, Baltagalvė stačiauodegė antis, Baltauodege staciauodege antis
Latvian: baltgalvas zilknābis
Macedonian: Синоклунеста патка
Mongolian: Цагаантолгой ямаансүүлт, Ямаан сүүлт
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠴᠠᠭᠠᠨ ᠲᠣᠯᠣᠭᠠᠢ ᠢᠮᠠᠭᠠᠨ ᠰᠠᠬᠦᠯᠲᠣ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠢᠮᠠᠭᠠᠨ ᠰᠠᠬᠦᠯᠲᠣ
Mongolian (Transliteration): tsag aaŋ-tolgoi yamaaŋ-süült, yamaaŋ süült
Maltese: Brajmla Rasha Bajda
Dutch: Witkopeend
Norwegian: Hvithodeand
Polish: sterniczka, sterniczka (zwyczajna), Sterniczka białogłowa, Sterniczka zwyczajna
Pinyin: bái-tóu yìng wěi yā
Portuguese: pato rabo alçado, Pato-de-rabo-alçado, Pato-rabo-alçado
Portuguese (Portugal): Pato-rabo-alçado
Romansh: Anda dal chau alv, anda sprezia dal chau alv
Romanian: Rață cu cap alb
Russian: Savka, Белоголовая савка, Савка, Савка белоголовая
Slovak: Kačuľa bielohlavá, potápnica bielohlavá
Slovenian: beloglava trdorepka, beloglavka, Evropska beloglavka, palcja raca
Albanian: Rosa kokëbardhë
Serbian: Beloglava (plavokljuna) patka, Beloglava patka, bjeloglava plovka, Plavokljuna patka, Белоглава (Плавоклјуна) патка, Белоглава пловка, Плаокљуна патка
Swedish: Kopparand
Turkish: Akbaşlı Ördek, Dikkuyruk, Dik-kuyruk Ördek, Ақбас үйрек
Tuvinian: Ак баштыг шымнырак
Ukrainian: Савка
Chinese: [bai-tou ying wei ya], 白头硬尾鸭
Chinese (Traditional): 白頭硬尾鴨

 

         

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