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Northern Pintail (Anas acuta) Linnaeus, 1758
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Order:
  Anseriformes
Family:
  Anatidae

Scientific:
  Anas acuta
Citation:
  Linnaeus, 1758

Protonym:
  Anas acuta

Avibase ID:
  56CCA7179C9FA71D

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175075

Geographic range:

  • Anas acuta: Palearctic and N America; winters to s Eurasia and n S America
Source: Clements checklist 2012

English:
  Northern Pintail
Czech:
  ostralka štíhlá
German:
  Spießente
Danish:
  Spidsand
Spanish:
  Ánade Rabudo
Finnish:
  jouhisorsa
French:
  Canard pilet
Icelandic:
  Grafönd
Italian:
  Codone comune
Japanese:
  Onaga-gamo
Japanese:
  オナガガモ
Dutch:
  Pijlstaart
Norwegian:
  Stjertand
Polish:
  rożeniec
Portuguese:
  Arrabio
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Arrabio
Russian:
  Шилохвость
Slovak:
  kačica ostrochvostá
Swedish:
  Stjärtand
Chinese:
  针尾鸭


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Avibase taxonomic concepts:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (May 2014):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
    Anas acuta acuta
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Canard pilet ( Anas acuta)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Canard pilet ( Anas acuta)
Clements 1st edition:
   Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Clements 4th edition:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Clements 6th edition:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
eBird version 1.50:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
eBird version 1.52:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
eBird version 1.53:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
eBird version 1.54:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
    Anas acuta acuta
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.01:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.02:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.03:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.04:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.05:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.01:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.02:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Oriental Bird Club:
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
James Lee Peters (original):
    Anas acuta
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Anas acuta acuta
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Northern Pintail ( Anas acuta)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Anas acuta

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes considered a nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Anas [acuta or eatoni] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Related taxa

Other related concepts
Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Pylsterteend
Arabic: البلبول الشائع, البلبول الشائع البط
Asturian: Coríu Rabullargu, Coríu Raullargu
Azerbaijani: Bizquyruq
Belarusian: Качка-шылахвостка
Bulgarian: Шилоопашата патица
Breton: An houad lostek
Catalan: Ànec cuallarg, Coer, Cua de jonc
Catalan (Balears): Coer
Valencian: Cua de jonc
Czech: dř. ostralka obecná, Ostralka štíhlá
Chuvash: Хĕлĕх хӳре
Welsh: Hwyaden gynffonfain, Hwyaden lostfain
Danish: Spidsand
German: Spießente, Spiessente-acuta
Greek: Σουβλονούρα, Ψαλίδα, Ψαλίδα (του Βορά)
Greek (Cypriot): Σουβλονούρα
Emiliano-romagnolo: Culanz
English: Common Pintail, Common Pintail Duck, Holarctic Northern Pintail, Northern Pintail, Pintail
Esperanto: Pintvostanaso
Spanish: Anade rabudo, Ánade rabudo, Pato golondrino, Pato Golondrino Norteño, Pato Guineo, Pato Pescuecilargo, Pato rabilargo, Pato Rabo-de-gallo, Pato rabudo
Spanish (Colombia): Pato Rabo-de-gallo
Spanish (Costa Rica): Pato rabudo
Spanish (Cuba): Pato Pescuecilargo
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Pato Guineo, Pato Pescuecilargo
Spanish (Honduras): Pato rabilargo
Spanish (Mexico): pato golondrino, Pato Golondrino Norteño
Spanish (Nicaragua): Pato Rabudo
Estonian: pahlsaba-part, Soopart, Soopart e. pahlsaba-part, Soopart, pahlsaba-part
Basque: Ahate buztanluze, Ahate buztanluzea, Ànec cuallarg
Finnish: Jouhisorsa
Faroese: Brimont, Brim-ont, Røtugás, Røtu-gás, Snælduont, Snældu-ont, Stikkont, Stikk-ont
French: Canard pilet, Canard pilet ordinaire, Pilet
Frisian: Pylksturt
Irish: Biorearrach, Lacha stiúrach
Gaelic: Lach Stiùireach
Galician: Ànec cuallarg, Pato rabilongo
Manx: Laagh Fammanagh
Haitian Creole French: Kanna pilè
Hawaiian: Koloa Mapu, Koloa māpu
Hebrew: ברווז חד זנב, ברווז חד-זנב, ברוז חד זנב, ברוז חד־זנב, חד־זנב, חד-זנב, חד-זנב - ברווז חד זנב
Croatian: Patka Lastarka
Hungarian: Nyílfarkú réce
Armenian: [Netapoch Bud ], Մետապոչ Բադ, Նետապոչ Բադ
Indonesian: Itik Utara
Icelandic: Grafönd
Italian: Codone, Codone comune
Inuktitut: Ivurak, Kashluak
Japanese: onagagamo, O-naga-gamo, Onaga-gamo
Japanese: オナガーガモ, オナガガモ
Georgian: კუდსადგისა იხვი
Khakas: Хыл хузурух
Kazakh: Бізқұйрық үйрек
Korean: 고방오리
Kashmiri: [Pechin]
Cornish: Hos Gwaf
Latin: Anas acuta, Anas acuta acuta, Dafila acuta acuta
Lithuanian: Baltakaklė antis, Smailiauodegė antis, Špulė
Latvian: Garkaklis
Macedonian: Вретенарка, Калкурук, Патка ластовичарка, Патка–ластарка
Malayalam: വാലന്‍  എരണ്ട  
Mongolian: Шовтгор алаг нугас
Malay: Itik Ekor Runcing
Maltese: Silfjun
Dutch: Pijlstaart, Pijlstaart eend
Norwegian: Stjertand
Polish: rozeniec, Rożeniec, rożeniec (zwyczajny), Rożeniec zwyczajny, RożeniecRożeniec
Portuguese: Arrabio, Arrábio, marreca-arrebio
Portuguese (Brazil): Arrabio, marreca-arrebio
Romansh: Anda gita
Russian: Шилохвость, Шилохвость обыкновенная
Scots: Lach stiuireach
Northern Sami: Codone, Vuojaš
Slovak: Kačica ostrochvostá
Slovenian: dolgorepa raca
Albanian: Rosa bishtgjele
Serbian: patka lastarka, Šiljkan, Šiljkan, patka lastarka, Патка ластарка, Шиљкан
Swedish: Stjärtand
Swahili: Bata Kipini
Tamil: Oosival Vathu
Thai: เป็ดหางแหลม
Turkish: Kılkuyruk, kylkuyruk
Tuvinian: Хыл-кудурук, Шивегей кудурук, шиш-кудурук
Ukrainian: Шилохвіст
Vietnamese: Vịt mốc
Chinese: [bei-fang jian-wei yā], [chang nao], [chang-wei fu], [jian-wei ya], [tou wei ya], [tuo-qiang ya], [zhen-wei fu], [zhen-wei ya], [zhong ya], 中鸭, 北方尖尾鸭, 头尾鸭, 尖尾鴨, 拖枪鸭, 針尾鴨, 针尾凫, 针尾鸭, 长尾凫, 长闹
Chinese (Taiwan): [jian-wei ya], 尖尾鴨

 

         

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