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Redhead

Aythya americana (Eyton, 1838)

The Redhead (Aythya americana) is a medium-sized diving duck, 37 cm long with an 84 cm wingspan. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Anseriformes
Family:
  Anatidae
Genus:
  Aythya

Scientific:
  Aythya americana

Citation:
  (Eyton, 1838)

Reference:
  Monogr.Anatidae p.155

Protonym:
  Fuligula americana

Avibase ID:
  3072CC168280168B

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/3072CC16

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175125

Geographic range:

  • Aythya americana: Alaska to s US; winters to Guatemala and Greater Antilles
English:
Redhead
Czech:
polák americký
German:
Rotkopfente
Danish:
Amerikansk Taffeland
Spanish:
Porrón Americano
Finnish:
amerikanpunasotka
French:
Fuligule à tête rouge
Icelandic:
Kollönd
Italian:
Moriglione americano
Japanese:
amerikahoshihajiro
Japanese:
アメリカホシハジロ
Dutch:
Amerikaanse Tafeleend
Norwegian:
Kobberhodeand
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Koparhovudand
Polish:
glowienka preriowa
Portuguese:
Zarro-americano
Russian:
Американский красноголовый нырок
Slovak:
chochlačka žltooká
Swedish:
amerikansk brunand
Ukrainian:
Попелюх американський
Chinese:
美洲潜鸭


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
Redhead ( Marila americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
Redhead ( Marila americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910):
Redhead ( Marila americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
Redhead ( Marila americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
Redhead ( Marila americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
Redhead ( Marila americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
Redhead ( Nyroca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
Redhead ( Nyroca americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
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American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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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:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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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):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition, incl. Jan 2009 suppl.):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Fuligule à tête rouge ( Aythya americana)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Fuligule à tête rouge ( Aythya americana)
Clements 1st edition:
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Clements 3rd edition:
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Clements 4th edition:
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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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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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
eBird version 1.52:
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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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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
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):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Oriental Bird Club:
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
James Lee Peters:
Aythya americana
James Lee Peters (original):
Nyroca americana
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Aythya americana
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Redhead ( Aythya americana)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Aythya americana
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Aythya americana

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Morell americà
Czech: Polák americký
Welsh: Hwyaden bengoch America
Danish: Amerikansk Taffeland
German: Rotkopfente
English: American Pochard, Red Head Duck, Redhead, Red-head pochard, Red-headed Pochard
English (IOC): Redhead
Spanish: Cabeza roja, Pato Cabecirrojo, Pato Cabeza Roja, pato cabeza-roja, Porrón Americano, Porrón Cabecirrojo, Porrón de Cabeza Roja
Spanish (Costa Rica): Porrón Americano
Spanish (Cuba): Pato Cabecirrojo
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Pato Cabeza Roja
Spanish (Spain): Porrón Americano
Spanish (HBW): Porrón americano
Spanish (Mexico): Pato Cabecirrojo, pato cabeza roja, pato cabeza-roja
Spanish (Nicaragua): Porrón Cabecirrojo
Estonian: preeriavart
Finnish: Amerikanpunasotka
French: Canard à tête rouge, Fuligule à tête rouge, Milouin à tête rouge, Milouin américain, Morillon à tête rouge
French (Haiti): Canard à tête rouge
Haitian Creole French: Kanna tèt wouj
Hungarian: amerikai barátréce
Icelandic: Kollönd
Italian: Anatra dalla testa rossa, Moriglione americano, Moriglione testarossa
Japanese: amerika ha-jiro, amerika hoshi ha-jiro, amerikahoshihajiro, Amerika-hoshi-hajiro
Japanese: アメリカハジロ, アメリカホシジロ, アメリカホシハジロ
Japanese (Kanji): アメリカ星羽白, アメリカ羽白
Korean: 미국흰죽지
Scientific: Aristonetta americana, Aythya americana, Fuligula americana, Marila americana, Nyroca americana
Lithuanian: Amerikinė rudagalvė antis, Raudonkaklė antis
Latvian: dzeltenacis
Dutch: Amerikaanse tafeleend, Roodkopeend
Norwegian Nynorsk: Koparhovudand
Norwegian: Kobberhodeand, Rødhodeand
Polish: glowienka preriowa, głowienka preriowa
Pinyin: měizhōu qián-yā
Portuguese: Zarro-americano
Portuguese (Portugal): Zarro-americano
Russian: Американская чернеть, Американский красноголовый нырок, Красноголовый Американский Нырок, Чернеть американская
Slovak: Chochlačka červenohlavá, chochlacka žltooká, chochlačka žltooká
Slovenian: rumenooka sivka
Serbian: Američka crvenoglava patka
Swedish: Amerikansk brunand
Turkish: Amerika elmabaşı, Amerika Elmabaşlı
Ukrainian: Попелюх американський
Chinese: 美洲潜鸭
Chinese (Traditional): 美洲潛鴨

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