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Cape Teal

Anas capensis Gmelin, JF, 1789

The Cape Teal (Anas capensis) is a 44–46 cm long dabbling duck of open wetlands in sub-Saharan Africa. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Anseriformes
Family:
  Anatidae
Genus:
  Anas

Scientific:
  Anas capensis

Citation:
  Gmelin, JF, 1789

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. 1 pt2 p.527

Protonym:
  Anas capensis

Avibase ID:
  25DA0F41467279DF

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/25DA0F41

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175099

Geographic range:

  • Anas capensis: Locally from Sudan and Ethiopia to Namibia and South Africa
English:
Cape Teal
Czech:
čírka popelavá
German:
Fahlente
Danish:
Kap-and
Spanish:
Cerceta de El Cabo
Finnish:
punanokkatavi
French:
Canard du Cap
Icelandic:
Núpönd
Italian:
Alzavola del Capo
Japanese:
akahashikogamo
Japanese:
アカハシコガモ
Dutch:
Kaapse Taling
Norwegian:
Kappand
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kappand
Polish:
cyraneczka plowa
Portuguese:
Marreco do Cabo
Russian:
Капский чирок
Slovak:
kačica ružovozobá
Swedish:
kapand
Ukrainian:
Чирянка африканська
Chinese:
绿翅灰斑鸭


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Canard du Cap ( Anas capensis)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Canard du Cap ( Anas capensis)
Clements 1st edition:
Cape Widgeon ( Anas capensis)
Clements 3rd edition:
Cape Wigeon ( Anas capensis)
Clements 4th edition:
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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eBird version 1.50:
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
eBird version 1.52:
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Cape Wigeon ( Anas capensis)
James Lee Peters:
Anas capensis
James Lee Peters (original):
Anas capensis
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Anas capensis
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Cape Teal ( Anas capensis)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Anas capensis
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Anas capensis

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Teeleend
Catalan: Xarxet del Cap
Czech: Círka popelavá, čírka popelavá
Danish: Kapand, Kap-and
German: Fahlente, Kapente
English: African cape teal, Cape Teal, Cape Widgeon, Cape Wigeon, Pink-billed Duck, Pink-billed Teal
English (IOC): Cape Teal
English (Kenya): Cape Teal
Spanish: Cerceta de El Cabo, Cerceta del Cabo, Cerceto de El Cabo
Spanish (Spain): Cerceta del Cabo
Spanish (HBW): Cerceta de El Cabo
Estonian: hõbe-piilpart
Finnish: punanokkatavi, Täplätavi
French: Canard du Cap, Sarcelle du Cap
Irish: Praslacha cheannliath
Hebrew: שרשיר ברוז הכף, שרשיר הכף
Croatian: Afrička kržulja
Hungarian: bantu réce, Bantú réce
Icelandic: Núpönd
Italian: Alzavola del Capo, Anatra del Capo
Japanese: akahashikogamo
Japanese: アカハシコガモ
Kwangali: Siwoyo
Scientific: Anas capensis, Mareca capensis, Nettion capensis
Lithuanian: Afrikinė kryklė, Kapo kryklė
Latvian: Kāpzemes krīklis
Dutch: Kaapse Taling
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kappand
Norwegian: Kappand
Polish: cyraneczka plowa, cyraneczka płowa, cyranka plowa
Portuguese: Marreco do Cabo, Marrequinha-de-bico-vermelho
Portuguese (Portugal): Marrequinha-de-bico-vermelho
Russian: Капский чирок, Чирок капский
Slovak: kacica ružovozobá, kačica ružovozobá, Kačica ružovozobý
Slovenian: Kapska raca
Serbian: Afrička krdža
Swedish: Kapand
Swahili: Bata Kusi
Tswana: Sehudi
Turkish: Kap Ördeği
Ukrainian: Чирянка африканська
Chinese: 绿翅灰斑鸭
Chinese (Traditional): 綠翅灰斑鴨
Zulu: iDada

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