Family Ducks, Geese, Swans (Anatidae) | the Internet Bird Collection

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Common name Scientific name Videos Photos Sounds Status
White-faced Whistling-duck Dendrocygna viduata 88 164 5
LC
Black-bellied Whistling-duck Dendrocygna autumnalis 44 184 4
LC
Spotted Whistling-duck Dendrocygna guttata 9 12 1
LC
West Indian Whistling-duck Dendrocygna arborea 20 25 1
VU
Fulvous Whistling-duck Dendrocygna bicolor 33 68 6
LC
Plumed Whistling-duck Dendrocygna eytoni 22 44 4
LC
Wandering Whistling-duck Dendrocygna arcuata 28 31 6
LC
Lesser Whistling-duck Dendrocygna javanica 36 144 7
LC
White-backed Duck Thalassornis leuconotus 11 21
LC
Black-headed Duck Heteronetta atricapilla 6 16 1
LC
Masked Duck Nomonyx dominicus 13 21 1
LC
Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis 25 78 1
LC
Andean Duck Oxyura ferruginea 19 45
LC
Lake Duck Oxyura vittata 15 31 1
LC
Blue-billed Duck Oxyura australis 29 36
NT
Maccoa Duck Oxyura maccoa 5 11
VU
White-headed Duck Oxyura leucocephala 54 76
EN
Musk Duck Biziura lobata 22 46 2
LC
Pink-eared Duck Malacorhynchus membranaceus 28 49 3
LC
Freckled Duck Stictonetta naevosa 41 36
LC
Cape Barren Goose Cereopsis novaehollandiae 30 51 5
LC
Coscoroba Swan Coscoroba coscoroba 20 53 3
LC
Black-necked Swan Cygnus melancoryphus 34 61 3
LC
Black Swan Cygnus atratus 96 150 9
LC
Mute Swan Cygnus olor 161 510 6
LC
Trumpeter Swan Cygnus buccinator 23 129 1
LC
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus 130 220 13
LC
Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus 60 88 4
LC
Brent Goose Branta bernicla 97 158 2
LC
Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis 98 137 9
LC
Red-breasted Goose Branta ruficollis 22 53 7
VU
Cackling Goose Branta hutchinsii 34 39 2
LC
Canada Goose Branta canadensis 104 364 18
LC
Hawaiian Goose Branta sandvicensis 30 40 8
VU
Emperor Goose Anser canagicus 33 17 5
NT
Snow Goose Anser caerulescens 34 107 1
LC
Ross's Goose Anser rossii 11 35 2
LC
Bar-headed Goose Anser indicus 29 143 9
LC
Greylag Goose Anser anser 156 450 19
LC
Swan Goose Anser cygnoid 17 33 2
VU
Bean Goose Anser fabalis 33 82 4
LC
Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus 37 91 5
LC
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons 87 150 10
LC
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus 13 37
VU
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis 94 231 6
VU
Spectacled Eider Somateria fischeri 23 58
NT
King Eider Somateria spectabilis 32 97 1
LC
Common Eider Somateria mollissima 131 248 4
NT
Steller's Eider Polysticta stelleri 29 90
VU
Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata 22 65
LC
Velvet Scoter Melanitta fusca 26 78
VU
Siberian Scoter Melanitta stejnegeri 2 8
LC
White-winged Scoter Melanitta deglandi 11 53
LC
Common Scoter Melanitta nigra 19 41
LC
Black Scoter Melanitta americana 10 31 1
NT
Bufflehead Bucephala albeola 32 91 1
LC
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula 81 248 2
LC
Barrow's Goldeneye Bucephala islandica 20 73
LC
Smew Mergellus albellus 47 79 1
LC
Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus 36 115 5
LC
Goosander Mergus merganser 108 287 1
LC
Scaly-sided Merganser Mergus squamatus 20 12
EN
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator 68 136 1
LC
Brazilian Merganser Mergus octosetaceus 12 22 1
CR
Harlequin Duck Histrionicus histrionicus 65 145
LC
Orinoco Goose Neochen jubata 22 51 4
NT
Andean Goose Chloephaga melanoptera 35 59 2
LC
Upland Goose Chloephaga picta 70 103 2
LC
Kelp Goose Chloephaga hybrida 40 77 2
LC
Ashy-headed Goose Chloephaga poliocephala 11 44 1
LC
Ruddy-headed Goose Chloephaga rubidiceps 24 36 2
LC
Radjah Shelduck Radjah radjah 15 29 2
LC
Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiaca 73 216 4
LC
Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna 116 167 3
LC
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea 76 199 17
LC
South African Shelduck Tadorna cana 4 29
LC
Australian Shelduck Tadorna tadornoides 31 44 4
LC
Paradise Shelduck Tadorna variegata 65 45 13
LC
Crested Shelduck Tadorna cristata
CR
Spur-winged Goose Plectropterus gambensis 19 55
LC
Muscovy Duck Cairina moschata 49 105 1
LC
American Comb Duck Sarkidiornis sylvicola 11 15
LC
African Comb Duck Sarkidiornis melanotos 25 170
LC
African Pygmy-goose Nettapus auritus 19 45
LC
Cotton Pygmy-goose Nettapus coromandelianus 24 66 1
LC
Green Pygmy-goose Nettapus pulchellus 15 18
LC
Ringed Teal Callonetta leucophrys 16 46 1
LC
Wood Duck Aix sponsa 40 132 1
LC
Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata 61 190 2
LC
Maned Duck Chenonetta jubata 37 97 4
LC
Blue Duck Hymenolaimus malacorhynchos 71 20 2
EN
Torrent Duck Merganetta armata 66 86
LC
Hartlaub's Duck Pteronetta hartlaubii 8 20
LC
Blue-winged Goose Cyanochen cyanoptera 25 44 2
VU
Marbled Teal Marmaronetta angustirostris 21 38 1
VU
White-winged Duck Asarcornis scutulata 10 25 1
EN
Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina 94 147 3
LC
Rosy-billed Pochard Netta peposaca 20 56 1
LC
Southern Pochard Netta erythrophthalma 6 26
LC
Common Pochard Aythya ferina 106 226 3
VU
Redhead Aythya americana 21 65
LC
Canvasback Aythya valisineria 16 43
LC
Hardhead Aythya australis 26 56 1
LC
Madagascar Pochard Aythya innotata 10
CR
Baer's Pochard Aythya baeri 13 20
CR
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca 53 100 1
NT
New Zealand Scaup Aythya novaeseelandiae 50 28 1
LC
Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris 23 83
LC
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula 119 260 5
LC
Greater Scaup Aythya marila 63 160
LC
Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis 23 87
LC
Pink-headed Duck Rhodonessa caryophyllacea 10
CR
Salvadori's Teal Salvadorina waigiuensis 5 8 1
VU
Flying Steamerduck Tachyeres patachonicus 13 33 1
LC
White-headed Steamerduck Tachyeres leucocephalus 1 8 1
VU
Magellanic Steamerduck Tachyeres pteneres 12 33 1
LC
Falkland Steamerduck Tachyeres brachypterus 34 50 2
LC
Crested Duck Lophonetta specularioides 56 92 4
LC
Spectacled Duck Speculanas specularis 27 24 1
NT
Brazilian Teal Amazonetta brasiliensis 32 59 3
LC
Garganey Spatula querquedula 63 163 3
LC
Hottentot Teal Spatula hottentota 8 31 1
LC
Puna Teal Spatula puna 15 40
LC
Silver Teal Spatula versicolor 21 33 2
LC
Red Shoveler Spatula platalea 18 52 1
LC
Cape Shoveler Spatula smithii 8 24
LC
Australian Shoveler Spatula rhynchotis 54 44 1
LC
Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeata 181 364 3
LC
Cinnamon Teal Spatula cyanoptera 45 72 3
LC
Blue-winged Teal Spatula discors 51 102 1
LC
Baikal Teal Sibirionetta formosa 22 24 1
LC
Falcated Duck Mareca falcata 18 32 2
NT
Gadwall Mareca strepera 146 227 6
LC
Eurasian Wigeon Mareca penelope 82 216 6
LC
American Wigeon Mareca americana 32 105 1
LC
Chiloe Wigeon Mareca sibilatrix 29 60 5
LC
African Black Duck Anas sparsa 10 22 1
LC
Yellow-billed Duck Anas undulata 16 60
LC
Meller's Duck Anas melleri 8 17
EN
Pacific Black Duck Anas superciliosa 58 87 6
LC
Philippine Duck Anas luzonica 14 10 1
VU
Chinese Spot-billed Duck Anas zonorhyncha 36 50
LC
Indian Spot-billed Duck Anas poecilorhyncha 16 186 3
LC
Laysan Duck Anas laysanensis 6 7 1
CR
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 314 799 16
LC
American Black Duck Anas rubripes 19 51
LC
Mottled Duck Anas fulvigula 9 20
LC
Hawaiian Duck Anas wyvilliana 2 4
EN
Andaman Teal Anas albogularis 6 15
VU
Sunda Teal Anas gibberifrons 9 26
NT
Grey Teal Anas gracilis 49 43 2
LC
Chestnut Teal Anas castanea 31 60 5
LC
Brown Teal Anas chlorotis 64 22 1
NT
Auckland Teal Anas aucklandica 2 3
VU
Campbell Teal Anas nesiotis 19 2 2
EN
Madagascar Teal Anas bernieri 9 14 1
EN
Cape Teal Anas capensis 6 39
LC
White-cheeked Pintail Anas bahamensis 39 89
LC
Red-billed Teal Anas erythrorhyncha 13 44
LC
Northern Pintail Anas acuta 93 238 1
LC
Southern Pintail Anas eatoni 2
VU
Yellow-billed Pintail Anas georgica 54 102 1
LC
Common Teal Anas crecca 157 285 5
LC
Andean Teal Anas andium 14 22 1
LC
Yellow-billed Teal Anas flavirostris 42 70 1
LC