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American Wigeon
Mareca americana Gmelin, JF, 1789
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Order:
  Anseriformes
Family:
  Anatidae
Genus:
  Mareca

Scientific:
  Mareca americana

Citation:
  Gmelin, JF, 1789

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. 1 pt2 p.526

Protonym:
  Anas americana

Avibase ID:
  D201EB7230F20770

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175094

Geographic range:

  • Mareca americana: Alaska to s US; winters to nw South America
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  American Wigeon
Czech:
  hvízdák americký
German:
  Kanadapfeifente
Danish:
  Amerikansk Pibeand
Spanish:
  Silbón Americano
Finnish:
  amerikanhaapana
French:
  Canard d'Amérique
Icelandic:
  Ljóshöfðaönd
Italian:
  Fischione americano
Japanese:
  amerikahidori
Japanese:
  アメリカヒドリ
Dutch:
  Amerikaanse Smient
Norwegian:
  Amerikablesand
Polish:
  swistun amerykanski
Portuguese:
  Piadeira-americana
Portuguese (Brazil):
  American Wigeon
Russian:
  Американская свиязь
Slovak:
  kačica bielohlavá
Swedish:
  amerikansk bläsand
Chinese:
  绿眉鸭


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
   Baldpate ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
   Baldpate ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
   Baldpate ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
   American Widgeon ( Mareca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   American Wigeon ( Mareca americana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   American Wigeon ( Mareca americana)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   American Wigeon ( Mareca americana)
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition, incl. Jan 2009 suppl.):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Canard d'Amérique ( Anas americana)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Canard d'Amérique ( Anas americana)
Clements 1st edition:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements 3rd edition:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements 4th edition:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements 6th edition:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements, version 2015:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Clements, version 2016:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
eBird version 1.50:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
eBird version 1.52:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
eBird version 1.53:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
eBird version 1.54:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
eBird version 1.55:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
eBird version 2015:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
eBird version 2016:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   American Wigeon ( Mareca americana)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   American Wigeon ( Mareca americana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   American Wigeon ( Mareca americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.01:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.02:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.03:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.04:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.05:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.01:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.02:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.03:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.04:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.01:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.02:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.03:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.04:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.01:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.02:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.03:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Oriental Bird Club:
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
James Lee Peters:
    Anas americana
James Lee Peters (original):
    Mareca americana
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Anas americana
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
   American Wigeon ( Anas americana)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Anas americana
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Anas americana

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Catalan: Ànec xiulador americà, Ànec xiulador nord-americà
Czech: Hvízdák americký
Welsh: Chwiwell America
Danish: Amerikansk pibeand
German: Amerikanische Pfeifente, AmerikanischePfeifente, Amerikansiche Pfeifente, Kanadapfeifente, Nordamerikan, Nordamerikanisch Pfeifente, Nordamerikanische Pfeifente
English: American Widgeon, American Wigeon, Baldpate
Esperanto: Amerika fajfanaso
Spanish: Anade Silbón Americano, Ánade silbón americano, Anade silvon americano, Ánade silvon americano, Patito corona blanca, Pato Americano, Pato Cabeciblanco, Pato Cabecilargo, Pato Calvo, Pato Chalcuán, Pato Lavanco, Silbón Americano
Spanish (Colombia): Pato Americano
Spanish (Costa Rica): Pato calvo
Spanish (Cuba): Pato Lavanco
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Pato Cabecilargo
Spanish (Honduras): Patito corona blanca
Spanish (Mexico): Pato Chalcuán
Spanish (Nicaragua): Pato Calvo
Spanish (Venezuela): Pato Calvo
Estonian: ameerika viupart
Basque: Ahate txistulari amerikarra, Ànec xiulador americà
Finnish: Amerikanhaapana
Faroese: Bolladunna
French: Canard à front blanc, Canard d'Amérique, Canard jansen, Canard marèque, Canard siffleur américain, Canard siffleur d'Amériq, Canard siffleur d'Amerique, Canard siffleur d'Amérique
Irish: Rualacha Mheiriceánach
Galician: Ànec xiulador americà, Asubiador americano
Haitian Creole French: Faldam
Hebrew: ברוז אמריקאי
Hungarian: Álarcos réce , Amerikai fütyüloréce, Amerikai fütyülőréce
Icelandic: Ljóshöfðaönd
Italian: Fischione americano
Japanese: amerika hi-dori, amerikahidori, Amerika-hidori
Japanese: アメリカヒドリ
Japanese (Kanji): アメリカ緋鳥
Korean: 아메리카홍머리오리
Korean (Transliteration): amerika-hong-meori-ori
Latin: Anas americana, Mareca americana
Lithuanian: Amerikine cyple, Amerikinė cyplė
Latvian: Amerikas baltvēderis
Dutch: Amerikaanse Smient
Norwegian: Amerikablesand, Amerikansk lyngand, Blesand
Ojibwa: ᐊᐧᐱᑲᑎᑲᐧᐃᔑ '
Polish: swistun amerykanski, Świstun amerykański
Pinyin: lǜ-méi yā, pútáo-xiōng yā
Portuguese: Piadeira-americana, Piadeira-americano
Russian: Американская свиязь, Свиязь американская
Slovak: kacica belavohlavá, Kačica bieločelá, kačica bielohlavá
Slovenian: ameriška žvižgavka
Swedish: Amerikansk bläsand
Turkish: Amerika Fiyusu
Chinese: 绿眉鸭, 葡萄胸鴨, 葡萄胸鸭
Chinese (Traditional): 綠眉鴨, 葡萄胸鴨
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 葡萄胸鴨
Chinese (Taiwan): 葡萄胸鸭

 

         

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