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Red Shoveler

Spatula platalea Vieillot, 1816

The Red Shoveler (Anas platalea), formerly known as Red Shoveller, is a species of dabbling duck of the genus Anas. It is found in southern South America, in Argentina, southern Peru, southern Bolivia, Uruguay, Paraguay, the Falkland Islands, South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands, southern Brazil, and Chile. In winter the southernmost birds migrate north to Brazil and Peru. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Anseriformes
Family:
  Anatidae
Genus:
  Spatula

Scientific:
  Spatula platalea

Citation:
  Vieillot, 1816

Reference:
  Nouv.Dict.Hist.Nat. 5 p.157

Protonym:
  Anas platalea

Avibase ID:
  CEFACC867B5AB9E3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/CEFACC86

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175109

Geographic range:

  • Spatula platalea: S Peru and s Brazil to Tierra del Fuego and Falkland Islands
English:
Red Shoveler
Czech:
lžičák tečkovaný
German:
Fuchslöffelente
Danish:
Sydamerikansk Skeand
Spanish:
Cuchara Argentino
Finnish:
argentiinanlapasorsa
French:
Canard spatule
Italian:
Mestolone rosso
Japanese:
akahashibirogamo
Japanese:
アカハシビロガモ
Dutch:
Argentijnse Slobeend
Norwegian:
Prikkskjeand
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Prikkskeiand
Polish:
plaskonos jasnoglowy
Portuguese:
Marreca-colhereira
Portuguese (Brazil):
Marreca-colhereira
Russian:
Южноамериканская широконоска
Slovak:
kačica širokozobá
Swedish:
sydamerikansk skedand
Ukrainian:
Широконіска аргентинська
Chinese:
赤琵嘴鸭


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Canard spatule ( Anas platalea)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Canard spatule ( Anas platalea)
Clements 1st edition:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements 3rd edition:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements 4th edition:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements 6th edition:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements, version 2015:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements, version 2016:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Clements, version 2017:
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
Clements, version 2018:
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
eBird version 1.50:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
eBird version 1.52:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
eBird version 1.53:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
eBird version 1.54:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
eBird version 1.55:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
eBird version 2015:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
eBird version 2016:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
eBird version 2017:
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
eBird version 2018:
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Argentine Shoveller ( Anas platalea)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Argentine Shoveller ( Anas platalea)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Red Shoveler ( Spatula platalea)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
James Lee Peters:
Anas platalea
James Lee Peters (original):
Spatula platalea
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Anas platalea
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Red Shoveler ( Anas platalea)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Anas platalea
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Anas platalea

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Ànec cullerot sud-americà
Czech: Lžicák teckovaný, lžičák tečkovaný
Danish: Sydamerikansk Skeand
German: Argentinische Löffelente, Fuchslöffelente, Südamerikanische Löffelente
English: Argentine Shoveler, Argentine Shoveller, Red Shoveler, South American Shoveler
English (IOC): Red Shoveler
Spanish: Cuchara argentino, Pato cuchara, Pato Cuchara Rojo, Pato cuchara sud americano
Spanish (Argentine): Pato cuchara
Spanish (Bolivia): Pato cuchara
Spanish (Chile): Pato cuchara
Spanish (Spain): Cuchara Argentino
Spanish (HBW): Red Shoveler
Spanish (Peru): Pato Cuchara Rojizo
Spanish (Paraguay): Pato cuchara
Spanish (Uruguay): Pato Cuchara
Spanish (Venezuela): Pato Cucharón Rojo
Estonian: täpik-luitsnokkpart
Finnish: Argentiinanlapasorsa
French: Canard spatule, Souchet roux
Guarani: Ype cuchara, Ype juru pe
Hungarian: argentin kanalasréce
Italian: Mestolone argentino, Mestolone rosso
Japanese: akahashibirogamo
Japanese: アカハシビロガモ
Scientific: Anas platalea, Spatula platalea
Lithuanian: Pietų Amerikos šaukštasnapė antis
Dutch: Argentijnse slobeend, Rode slobeend
Norwegian Nynorsk: Prikkskeiand
Norwegian: Prikkskjeand
Polish: plaskonos jasnoglowy, płaskonos jasnogłowy
Portuguese: marreca-bico-de-colher, Marreca-colhereira
Portuguese (Brazil): Marreca de Bico de Colher, marreca-bico-de-colher, Marreca-colhereira
Portuguese (Portugal): Marreca-colhereira
Russian: Красная Широконоска, Южноамериканская широконоска
Slovak: kačica širokozobá
Serbian: Crvena plovka kašikara
Swedish: Sydamerikansk skedand
Turkish: Kızılca Kaşıkgaga
Ukrainian: Широконіска аргентинська
Chinese: 赤琵嘴鸭
Chinese (Traditional): 赤琵嘴鴨

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