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Tadorna ferruginea (Ruddy Shelduck)

Language: French

Wikipedia Abstract

The ruddy shelduck (Tadorna ferruginea) is a member of the duck, goose and swan family Anatidae. It is in the shelduck subfamily Tadorninae.
View Wikipedia Record: Tadorna ferruginea

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
2
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
12
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 2.51687
EDGE Score: 1.25757

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  2.71 lbs (1.23 kg)
Birth Weight [2]  83 grams
Clutch Size [3]  9

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Aegean and Western Turkey sclerophyllous and mixed forests Greece, Turkey, Macedonia Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub  
Alai-Western Tian Shan steppe Kazahkstan, Uzbekistan, Tadjikistan Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Alashan Plateau semi-desert China, Mongolia Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Altai alpine meadow and tundra China, Kazakstan, Mongolia, Russia Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Altai montane forest and forest steppe China, Kazakstan, Mongolia, Russia Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Altai steppe and semi-desert Kazahkstan Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Amur meadow steppe China, Russia Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Anatolian conifer and deciduous mixed forests Turkey Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Arabian Desert and East Sahero-Arabian xeric shrublands Saudi Arabia, Oman, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Egypt , Iraq, Jordan, Syria Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Arabian Peninsula coastal fog desert Oman, Yemen, Saudi Arabia Afrotropic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Azerbaijan shrub desert and steppe Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iran Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Badghyz and Karabil semi-desert Afghanistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Iran, Tajikistan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Balkan mixed forests Turkey, Greece, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Bohai Sea saline meadow China Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas  
Brahmaputra Valley semi-evergreen forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Caspian Hyrcanian mixed forests Iran, Azerbaijan Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests    
Caspian lowland desert Russia, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Iran Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands  
Caucasus mixed forests Georgia, Russia, Azerbaijan, Turkey, Armenia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Central Afghan Mountains xeric woodlands Afghanistan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Central Anatolian deciduous forests Turkey Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Central Anatolian steppe Turkey Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Central Asian northern desert Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Central Asian riparian woodlands Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Central Asian southern desert Turkmenistan stretching, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Central China loess plateau mixed forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Central Korean deciduous forests Republic of Korea, Dem. People's Rep of Korea Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Central Persian desert basins Iran, Afghanistan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Central Tibetan Plateau alpine steppe China Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Changbai Mountains mixed forests China, Dem. People's Rep of Korea Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Changjiang Plain evergreen forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Chhota-Nagpur dry deciduous forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Crimean Submediterranean forest complex Russia, Ukraine Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Cyprus Mediterranean forests Cyprus Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Da Hinggan-Dzhagdy Mountains conifer forests China, Russia Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Daba Mountains evergreen forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Daurian forest steppe China, Mongolia, Russia Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Deccan thorn scrub forests India, Sri Lanka Indo-Malayan Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
East Saharan montane xeric woodlands Chad, Sudan Afrotropic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
East Siberian taiga Russia Palearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
East Sudanian savanna Chad, Central African Republic, Sudan, Ethiopia, Uganda Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Eastern Anatolian deciduous forests Turkey Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Eastern Anatolian montane steppe Iran, Turkey, Armenia Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Eastern Gobi desert steppe China, Mongolia Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Eastern Himalayan alpine shrub and meadows Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Eastern Mediterranean conifer-sclerophyllous-broadleaf forests Turkey, Jordan, Israel, Syria Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Emin Valley steppe China, Kazakstan Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Ethiopian montane forests Ethiopia, Eritrea, Somalia, Sudan Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Ethiopian montane grasslands and woodlands Ethiopia, Eritrea Afrotropic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Ethiopian montane moorlands Ethiopia Afrotropic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Euxine-Colchic broadleaf forests Turkey Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Gissaro-Alai open woodlands Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Gobi Lakes Valley desert steppe Mongolia Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Great Lakes Basin desert steppe Mongolia, Russia Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Guizhou Plateau broadleaf and mixed forests China Palearctic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Gulf of Oman desert and semi-desert Oman, United Arab Emirates Afrotropic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Hainan Island monsoon rain forests China Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Helanshan montane conifer forests China Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Hengduan Mountains subalpine conifer forests China Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Himalayan subtropical broadleaf forests India, Bhutan, Nepal Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Hindu Kush alpine meadow Afghanistan, Pakistan Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Huang He Plain mixed forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Indus Valley desert Pakistan Indo-Malayan Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Irrawaddy dry forests Myanmar Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Irrawaddy freshwater swamp forests Myanmar Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Irrawaddy moist deciduous forests Myanmar Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Jian Nan subtropical evergreen forests China Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Junggar Basin semi-desert China, Kazakstan, Mongolia Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Karakoram-West Tibetan Plateau alpine steppe Pakistan, China, Afghanistan, India Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Kazakh forest steppe Russia, Kazakhstan Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Kazakh semi-desert Kazakhstan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Kazakh steppe Russia, Kazakhstan Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Kazakh upland Kazahkstan Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Khangai Mountains alpine meadow Mongolia Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Khangai Mountains conifer forests Mongolia Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Khathiar-Gir dry deciduous forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Kopet Dag semi-desert Iran, Turkmenistan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Kopet Dag woodlands and forest steppe Iran, Turkmenistan Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Kuh Rud and Eastern Iran montane woodlands Iran Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Lower Gangetic Plains moist deciduous forests Bangladesh, India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Luang Prabang montane rain forests Laos, Thailand, Viet Nam Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Malabar Coast moist forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Manchurian mixed forests Republic of Korea, Dem. People's Rep of Korea, China, Russia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Mediterranean acacia-argania dry woodlands and succulent thickets Morocco, Spain Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Mediterranean conifer and mixed forests Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Mediterranean dry woodlands and steppe Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Mediterranean High Atlas juniper steppe Morocco Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Mediterranean woodlands and forests Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Meghalaya subtropical forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Mesopotamian shrub desert Iraq, Syria, Jordan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Middle East steppe Syria, Iraq Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Mongolian-Manchurian grassland China, Mongolia Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Myanmar coastal rain forests Myanmar, Bangladesh Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Nenjiang River grassland China Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
North Saharan steppe and woodlands Egypt, Libya, Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, Western Sahara, Mauritania Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
North Tibetan Plateau-Kunlun Mountains alpine desert China Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
North Western Ghats moist deciduous forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Northeast China Plain deciduous forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Northeastern Himalayan subalpine conifer forests China, India, Bhutan Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Northern Anatolian conifer and deciduous forests Turkey Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Northern Indochina subtropical forests China, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Viet Nam Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Northwestern thorn scrub forests India, Pakistan Indo-Malayan Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Nujiang Langcang Gorge alpine conifer and mixed forests China Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Ordos Plateau steppe China Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Pamir alpine desert and tundra China, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Paropamisus xeric woodlands Afghanistan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Persian Gulf desert and semi-desert Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, United Arab Emirates Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Pontic steppe Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Qaidam Basin semi-desert China Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Qilian Mountains conifer forests China Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Qilian Mountains subalpine meadows China Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Qin Ling Mountains deciduous forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Qionglai-Minshan conifer forests China Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Red River freshwater swamp forests Viet Nam Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Red Sea coastal desert Egypt, Sudan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands  
Registan-North Pakistan sandy desert Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iran Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Rodope montane mixed forests Bulgaria, Greece, Macedonia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Sahara desert Egypt, Sudan, Libya, Algeria, Mauritania, Mali, Chad, Niger Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Saharan halophytics Egypt, Tunisia, Algeria, Mauritania, Western Sahara Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Sahelian Acacia savanna Senegal, Mauritania, Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger, Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad, Sudan, Eritrea, Ethiopia Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Sayan Alpine meadows and tundra Mongolia, Russia Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Sayan Intermontane steppe Russia Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Sayan montane conifer forests Mongolia, Russia Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Selenge-Orkhon forest steppe Mongolia, Russia Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Sichuan Basin evergreen broadleaf forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Somali Acacia-Commiphora bushlands and thickets Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Sudan Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
South China-Vietnam subtropical evergreen forests China, Viet Nam Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
South Deccan Plateau dry deciduous forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
South Iran Nubo-Sindian desert and semi-desert Iran, Iraq, Pakistan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
South Saharan steppe and woodlands Mauritania, Mali, Algeria, Niger, Chad, Sudan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
South Siberian forest steppe Russia Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
South Taiwan monsoon rain forests Taiwan Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Southeast Tibet shrub and meadows China Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Southern Anatolian montane conifer and deciduous forests Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Israel Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Southern Korea evergreen forests South Korea Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Sundarbans freshwater swamp forests Bangladesh, India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Sundarbans mangroves Bangladesh, India Indo-Malayan Mangroves
Taiwan subtropical evergreen forests Taiwan Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Taklimakan desert China Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Tarim Basin deciduous forests and steppe China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Terai-Duar savanna and grasslands Bhutan, India, Nepal Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Tian Shan foothill arid steppe China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Tian Shan montane conifer forests China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Tian Shan montane steppe and meadows China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Tibetan Plateau alpine shrub and meadows China Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Tigris-Euphrates alluvial salt marsh Iran, Iraq Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Tonle Sap freshwater swamp forests Cambodia, Viet Nam Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Tonle Sap-Mekong peat swamp forests Cambodia, Viet Nam Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Trans-Baikal Bald Mountain tundra Russia Palearctic Tundra
Trans-Baikal conifer forests Russia, Mongolia Palearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Western Himalayan alpine shrub and meadows India, Nepal Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Yarlung Tsangpo arid steppe China Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Yellow Sea saline meadow China Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Yunnan Plateau subtropical evergreen forests China Palearctic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Zagros Mountains forest steppe Iran Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
ALYKI KITROUS - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI 3560 Greece  
AMVRAKIKOS KOLPOS, DELTA LOUROU KAI ARACHTHOU (PETRA, MYTIKAS, EVRYTERI PERIOCHI) 71136 Greece  
Ailaoshan Nature Reserve V 332544 Yunnan, China  
Amudarya Zapovednik State Nature Reserve Ia 152861 Lebap, Turkmenistan  
Astrakhanskiy Biosphere Reserve Zapovednik Ia 167827 Astrakhan, Russia
Atanasovsko ezero 17814 Bulgaria  
Baimaxueshan Nature Reserve V 462837 Yunnan, China  
Balchik 3840 Bulgaria  
Bandhavgarh National Park II 89210 Madhya Pradesh, India  
Barguzinskiy Biosphere Reserve Zapovednik Ia 924970 Buryatia, Russia
Batova 94228 Bulgaria  
Belene Islands Complex 17043 Bulgaria  
Betancuria 41199 Spain  
Biviere di Lentini, tratto mediano e foce del Fiume Simeto e area antistante la foce 12271 Italy  
Burgasko ezero 7641 Bulgaria  
Buxa Tiger Reserve Sanctuary IV 23685 West Bengal, India  
CAMPIÑAS DE SEVILLA 88303 Spain  
Camargue 546256 France  
Chernye Zemli Biosphere Reserve Zapovednik IV 621951 Russia  
Corbett National Park II 141853 Uttaranchal, India
DELTA AXIOU - LOUDIA - ALIAKMONA - ALYKI KITROUS 73260 Greece  
DELTA AXIOU - LOUDIA - ALIAKMONA - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI - AXIOUPOLI 83216 Greece  
DELTA EVROU 31031 Greece  
DELTA EVROU KAI DYTIKOS VRACHIONAS 24359 Greece  
DELTA NESTOU KAI LIMNOTHALASSES KERAMOTIS - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI KAI PARAKTIA ZONI 55561 Greece  
DELTA NESTOU KAI LIMNOTHALASSES KERAMOTIS KAI NISOS THASOPOULA 36139 Greece  
DOÑANA 281453 Spain  
Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve 1433211 Romania
Daurskiy Biosphere Reserve 562659 Russia  
Dinder National Park II 2088300 Sudan  
Dolni Bogrov-Kazichene 5563 Bulgaria  
Durankulak Lake 8293 Bulgaria  
ETHNIKOS DRYMOS PRESPON 65762 Greece  
Emine 164580 Bulgaria  
Fiume Po - tratto vercellese alessandrino 34859 Italy  
Foce dell'Isonzo - Isola della Cona 6593 Italy  
Foret Domaniale du Circeo State Nature Reserve IV 4785 Italy  
Great Gobi National Park Ia 13211440 Mongolia  
Harsovska Reka 87546 Bulgaria  
Hortobágy National Park II 140004 Hungary  
Kalimok Complex 23307 Bulgaria  
Kamchia Complex 24897 Bulgaria  
Kamchiyska Mountain 219637 Bulgaria  
Karadagskiy Zapovednik Nature Zapovednik 13876 Ukraine  
Karlukovski Karst 35110 Bulgaria  
Katunsky Biosphere Reserve 393162 Altai, Russia
Keoladeo (Bharatpur) National Park II 7668 Rajasthan, India  
Khazar Zapovednik State Nature Reserve Ia 658105 Turkmenistan  
Krkonose National Park V 95995 Czech Republic  
LA NAVA-CAMPOS NORTE 135750 Spain  
LESVOS: KOLPOS KALLONIS KAI CHERSAIA PARAKTIA ZONI 45248 Greece  
LESVOS: PARAKTIOI YGROTOPOI KOLPOU KALLONIS 8681 Greece  
LIMNES KAI LIMNOTHALASSES TIS THRAKIS - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI KAI PARAKTIA ZONI 72787 Greece  
LIMNES KORONEIAS - VOLVIS, STENA RENTINAS KAI EVRYTERI PERIOCHI 399400 Greece  
LIMNES VISTONIS, ISMARIS - LIMNOTHALASSES PORTO LAGOS, ALYKI PTELEA, XIROLIMNI, KARATZA 45016 Greece  
LIMNES VOLVI KAI LAGKADA - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI 66589 Greece  
LIMNI KERKINI - KROUSIA - KORYFES OROUS BELES, ANGISTRO - CHAROPO 193493 Greece  
LIMNOS: CHORTAROLIMNI - LIMNI ALYKI KAI THALASSIA PERIOCHI 45051 Greece    
LIMNOS: LIMNES CHORTAROLIMNI KAI ALYKI, KOLPOS MOUDROU, ELOS DIAPORI KAI CHERSONISOS FAKOS 40260 Greece    
Laghi di Lesina e Varano 37550 Italy  
Laguna di Marano e Grado 40434 Italy  
Laguna di Venezia 136417 Italy  
Lake Orumieh National Park 1113473 Iran  
Lomovete 8421 Bulgaria  
Ludogorie 225827 Bulgaria  
Manas National Park II 135025 Assam, India
Mandra - Poda 15162 Bulgaria  
Mechka Fish-ponds 6766 Bulgaria  
Mount Everest (Sagarmatha) National Park II 275416 Nepal
NOTIODYTIKI CHERSONISOS, APOLITHOMENO DASOS LESVOU 71214 Greece    
North Norfolk Coast 7926 England, United Kingdom  
PUNTA ENTINAS-SABINAR 4806 Spain  
Palamau Tiger Reserve National Park II 329056 Bihar, India
Paludi presso il Golfo di Manfredonia 35675 Italy  
Parco Nazionale del Circeo 54771 Italy  
Rajaji National Park II 196637 Uttaranchal, India  
Reserva de la Biosfera de Doñana Biosphere Reserve II 123801 Spain
Reserve Nationale de Camargue Biosphere Reserve 32232 France  
Ropotamo Complex 9557 Bulgaria  
Royal Chitwan National Park II 292637 Nepal  
Rozov Kladenets Reservoir 3173 Bulgaria  
Rzeka Pasleka 20803 Poland  
SAMOTHRAKI: OROS FENGARI KAI PARAKTIA ZONI 51946 Greece  
STENA NESTOU 21629 Greece  
Severn Estuary/ Môr Hafren 182155 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Shabla Lake Complex 7896 Bulgaria  
Sokhondinskiy Biosphere Reserve Ia 521363 Chita, Russia
Srebarna 3579 Bulgaria  
Suha Reka 63678 Bulgaria  
Sunderban National Park 261613 India  
Tansa Wildlife Sanctuary IV 51099 Maharashtra, India  
The Wash and North Norfolk Coast 266284 England, United Kingdom
Ubsunurskaya Kotlovina (Ubsunur Depression) Zapovednik Ia 798640 Tuva, Russia
VOREIA LESVOS 23099 Greece  
Valle Vecchia - Zumelle - Valli di Bibione 5162 Italy  
Valli di Comacchio 41464 Italy  
Varna-Beloslav Lakes Complex 11569 Bulgaria  
YGROTOPOS SCHINIA 5138 Greece  
Yancheng Nature Reserve V 711488 China    
l'Albufera 72366 Spain  

Important Bird Areas

BirdLife Species Factsheet: View Factsheet
Name Location  IBA Criteria   Website   Climate   Land Use 
Achit Lake Mongolia A1, A3, A4i
Acigöl lake Turkey A4i, B1i, B2, B3
Ada lake / Puna Tsangchu Bhutan A1, A4i
Aguelmane de Sidi Ali Ta'nzoult Morocco A4i
Aguelmane n'Tifounassine Morocco A4i
Airag Lake Mongolia A1, A4i, A4iii
Airkhan Lake Mongolia A1, A4i
Aktas lake Turkey A1, A4i, B1i, B2
Aliki Psilis Ammou lagoon, Samos Greece B2, C6
Allah Bair: Capidava Romania C1, C2, C6
Arjan Protected Area Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A3, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Asan Barrage India A1, A4i
Askania-Nova Biosphere Reserve Ukraine A1, A3, A4i, A4iii, A4iv, B1i, B1iv
Attariya plains Iraq A1, A4i, B1i, B2
Ayeyarwaddy Delta Myanmar A1, A4i, A4iii
Ayeyarwaddy River: Bhamo: Shwegu Myanmar A1, A4i
Ayeyarwaddy River: Moda Section Myanmar A1, A4i
Ayeyarwaddy River: Myitkyina to Sinbo Section Myanmar A1, A4i, A4iii
Ayeyarwaddy River: Sinbyugyun to Minbu Section Myanmar A4i
Ayeyarwaddy River: Singu Section Myanmar A4i, A4iii
Çiğlikara forest and Avlan lake Turkey A1, B1i, B3
Baga and Bayan Lakes Mongolia A3, A4i
Bagerove Ukraine A1, B2  
Balikdami Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B3
Barrage al Mansour Ad-Dhabi Morocco A1, A4i
Barrage al Massira Morocco A1, A4i, A4iii
Barrage Idriss Premier Morocco A4i
Barrage Mohamed V Morocco A1, A4i
Büyük Menderes delta Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Blagoveschenskaya (Kulunda lake and vicinity) Russia (Central Asian) A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Bogdasheni Lake Georgia A1, A4i, B1i
Bolluk lake Turkey A4i, B1i, B2, B3
Buir Lake Mongolia A1, A4i, A4iii
Bulunkul and Yashilkul lakes and mountains Tajikistan A1, A3, A4i
Burdur lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Cao Hai Nature Reserve China (mainland) A1, A4i, A4iii
Changtang plateau China (mainland) A1, A4i, A4iii
Chimkurgan Reservoir Uzbekistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Chonta Russia (European) A1, A4i, B1i
Dadynskiye lakes Russia (European) A1, A3, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Dangara massif Tajikistan A1, A3, A4i
Darkhad Depression Mongolia A1, A4i
Dashinchilen Bayan Lake Mongolia A1, A4i
Dayan Lake Mongolia A1, A2, A3, A4i
Dayette Morsli: Plaine de Remila (Dayet El Ferd) Algeria A4i
Dealurile Dorobanţu Romania C1, C6
Delta of Orkhon and Selenge Rivers Mongolia A1, A4i
Demirkopru reservoir Turkey A4i, B1i
Drumkul Lake Tajikistan A1, A3, A4i
Dzhavshangoz Tajikistan A1, A3, A4i
Eregli plain Turkey A1, A4i, B1i, B2, B3
Erkhel Lake Mongolia A1, A3, A4i
Erzurum plain Turkey A4i, B1i, B2
Gandoman marsh Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, B1i, B2
Ganga Lakes Mongolia A1, A3, A4i
Gavekhoni lake, and marshes of the lower Zaindeh Rud Iran, Islamic Republic of A4i, A4iii, B1i
Gordeh Git and Mamiyand Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, B1i, B2
Haçli lake Turkey A4i, B1i, B2
Haft Barm Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, B1i, B2
Hamoun-i Sabari and Hamoun-i Hirmand Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A3, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Harm lake Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, B1i, B2
Harsovska Reka Bulgaria B2, B3, C6
Haur Al Suwayqiyah Iraq A1, A4i, B1i, B2
Hilleh Protected Area Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Hirfanli reservoir Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i
Izeh and Sheikho lakes Iran, Islamic Republic of A4i, A4iii, B1i
Kaliveli Tank and Yeduyanthittu estuary India A1, A4i, A4iii
Kallonis gulf Greece A4i, B1i, B2, C2, C6
Karakul lake and mountains Tajikistan A1, A3, A4i
Karapinar plain Turkey A4i, B1i, B2
Karatas lake Turkey A1, A4i, B1i
Karnabchul Steppe Uzbekistan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Karun river marshes Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Kattakurgan Reservoir Uzbekistan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Kazachka Russia (European) A1, A4i, B1i
Kazantip Cape, Aktash lake and Astanins'ka marsh Ukraine A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3  
Khadyn lake Russia (Asian) A1, A4i
Khanskoye Lake Russia (European) A1, A4i, B1i, B2, B3
Khar Lake Mongolia A1, A4i
Khar Us Lake Mongolia A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Khomiin Tal Mongolia A1, A3, A4i
Khoton-Khorgon Lakes Mongolia A1, A2, A3, A4i
Khovsgol Lake Mongolia A1, A4i
Khovsgoliin Sangiin Dalai Lake Mongolia A1, A4i
Kinburns'kyj peninsula Ukraine A4i, B1i, B2
Korgalzhyn State Nature Reserve Kazakhstan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Kulu lake Turkey A1, A4i, B1i, B2, B3
Kulykol-Taldykol Lake System Kazakhstan A1, A4i, A4iii
Kumdykol-Zharlykol Lake System Kazakhstan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Kurnikov liman Russia (European) A1, A4i, B1i, B1iv
Kyzylkol Lake Kazakhstan A1, A4i, A4iii
Lagune de Khnifiss Morocco A1, A4i, A4iii  
Lake Bakhtegan, Lake Tashk and Kamjan marshes Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Lake Bugeac Romania C1, C2, C4, C6
Lake Dunăreni Romania C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Lake Kobi Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Lake Maharlu Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Lake Mitrikou (Ismarida) Greece A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Lake Oltina Romania C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Lake Uromiyeh Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Lakes Khortaro and Alyki, Moudros gulf, Diapori fen, and Fakos peninsula Greece A1, A4i, A4ii, B1i, B1iii, B2, C1, C2, C3, C6  
Lesser Aral Sea Kazakhstan A1, A4i, A4iii
Lomovete Bulgaria B2, C6
Ludogorie Bulgaria B2, B3, C6
Lysyi Liman lake and valley of Vostochniy Manych river Russia (European) A1, A3, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Manjira Wildlife Sanctuary India A1, A4i, A4iii
Manychstroi area Russia (European) A1, A4i, B1i, B2
Marmara lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Merja Zerga Morocco A1, A4i, A4iii
Merzouga/Tamezguidat Morocco A1, A3, A4i
Mongol Daguur Mongolia A1, A3, A4i
Mount Dikios, Cape Louros, Lake Psalidi, and Alyki Greece A1, B2, C1, C6
Msseyed Morocco A1, A3, A4i
Nalabana Bird Sanctuary (Chilika Lake) India A1, A4i, A4iii
Nowruzlu and Ghazanlu Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, B1i, B2
Ogii Lake Mongolia A1, A4i, A4iii
Onon-Balj Mongolia A1, A4i
Orog Lake Mongolia A1, A3, A4i
Palas lake Turkey A4i, B1i, B2
Parc Naturel d'Ifrane Morocco A1, A3, A4i
Qinghai Hu (Koko Nor) China (mainland) A1, A4i, A4iii
Rakhinski forest Russia (European) A1, A4i, B1i, B2
Rangkul valley (Rangkul & Shorkul Lakes) Tajikistan A1, A3, A4i
Rann of Kutch Wildlife Sanctuary Pakistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Sabkhat al-Jabbul Syria A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Salt lakes "Manych" Russia (European) A1, A4i, B1i
Sariyar reservoir Turkey A4i, B1i, B2
Sayan reservoir (Tuva part) Russia (Asian) A4i
Sebkha Zima Morocco A1, A4i
Selengiin Tsagaan Lake Mongolia A1, A4i
Seyfe lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Shalkar Lake Kazakhstan A1, A4i, A4iii
Shcherbakovskaya bend of Volga river Russia (European) A1, A4i, B1i, B2
Shuangtai (Shuangtaizi) Estuary and Inner Gulf of Liaodong China (mainland) A1, A4i, A4iii
Shur Gol, Yadegarlu and Dorgeh Sangi lakes Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Siling Co Nature Reserve China (mainland) A1, A3, A4i
Sorbulak Lake System Kazakhstan A1, A4i, A4iii
Southern part of Chograiski reservoir Russia (European) A1, A4i, B1i
Srebarna Bulgaria A1, A4i, B1i, B2, B3, C1, C2, C3, C6
Stanychno-Lugans'ke fish-farm Ukraine A1, B2
Tallymerjen Turkmenistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Tashgain Tavan Lakes Mongolia A1, A3, A4i
Telmen Lake Mongolia A1, A3, A4i
Tentek River Delta Kazakhstan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Terkhiin Tsagaan Lake Mongolia A1, A4i
Ters-Ashchibulak Reservoir Kazakhstan A4i, A4iii
Tolbo Lake Mongolia A1, A3, A4i
Tsengeleg Lakes Mongolia A1, A3, A4i
Tuz lake Turkey A1, A4i, B1i, B1iii, B2, B3
Tuzkan Lake Uzbekistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Tuzkol Lake Kazakhstan A4i, A4iii
Ulukhkol' lake Russia (Asian) A1, A4i, A4iii
Uureg Lake Mongolia A1, A3, A4i
Uvs Lake Mongolia A1, A4i, A4iii
Uyalyshalkar Lake System Kazakhstan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Uzunlars'ke lake Ukraine A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2  
Valleys of Khurkh-Khuiten Rivers Mongolia A1, A4i
Yarisli lake Turkey A1, A4i, B1i
Yedikir reservoir Turkey A4i, B1i
Zavkhan River: Ereen Lake Mongolia A1, A4i
Zorkul Nature Reserve (Lake Victoria) Tajikistan A1, A3, A4i

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Caucasus Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iran, Russia, Turkey No
Eastern Afromontane Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Tanzania, Uganda, Yemen, Zimbabwe No
Himalaya Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan No
Horn of Africa Djibouti, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Kenya, Oman, Somalia, Yemen No
Indo-Burma Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Viet Nam No
Irano-Anatolian Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iran, Iraq, Turkey, Turkmenistan No
Mediterranean Basin Algeria, Egypt, France, Greece, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Portugal, Spain, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey No
Mountains of Central Asia Afghanistan, China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan No
Mountains of Southwest China China, Myanmar No
Western Ghats and Sri Lanka India, Sri Lanka No

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Ceratophyllus igii[4]
Cloacotaenia megalops[5]
Fimbriaria fasciolaris[5]
Hymenolepis rosseteri <Unverified Name>[5]
Hymenolepis skrjabini <Unverified Name>[5]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Alameda Park Zoo
Almaty State Zoo of Kazakhstan
Arundel Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust
Attica Zoological Park S.A.
Badoca Safari Park
Bioparc Valencia
Bird Park Marlow
Blaavand Zoo
Blackbrook Zoological Park
Blackpool Zoo
Bosphorus Zoo (Bogaziçi Hayvanat
Bristol Zoo Gardens
Budapest Zool.& Botanical Garden
Bursa Zoo (Bursa Hayvanat Bahcesi)
Cango Wildlife Ranch
Canolfan Llanelli Centre W&WTrust
Central Park Zoo
CERZA Centre d'Etude Rech Zool Augeron
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden
Denver Zoological Gardens
Dierenpark Wissel
DSI Givskud Zoo
Faunia (Parque Biologico De Madrid,SA)
Flamingo Park Wildlife Encounter
Fota Wildlife Park
Fundacao Parque Zoologico de Sao Paulo
Fundacao Zoo-Botan. de Belo Horizonte
Guldborgsund Zoo & Botanical Garden
Jardim Zoologico / Lisbon Zoo
Kaliningrad Zoo
Khao Kheow Open Zoo
Kharkiv Zoo
Kishinev Zoopark
Kyiv Zoological Park
Little Rock Zoological Gardens
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny Warsaw
Miskolc Zoo/Állatkert és Kultúrpark
Montecasino Bird Gardens
Moscow Zoological Park
Nagyerdei Kultúrpark KHT.
Nikolaev Zoo of Nikolaev-City Council
Nogeyama Zoological Gardens Yokohama
Ocean Park Corporation
Ogrod Zoologiczny im. Stefana Milera
Oklahoma City Zoological Park
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
Paignton Zoo Environmental Park
Palm Beach Zoo at Dreher Park
Parc Animalier de Sainte Croix
Parc de la Haute Touche (MNHN)
Parc de Lunaret
Parc des Oiseaux
Parc Paradisio S.A.
Parc Zoologic de Barcelona
Parc Zoologique d'Amiens
Parc Zoologique d'Amneville
Parc Zoologique De Cleres (MNHN)
Parco Zoo di Falconara
Parco Zoo Punta Verde
Park i Ogrod Zoologiczny w Krakowie
Parken Zoo i Eskilstuna AB
Parque De Animales Silvestres Temaikèn
Parque Ornitologico de Lourosa
Patronato del Parque Zoologico de Leon
Podkrusnohorsky Zoopark Chomutov
Riga Zoo
Rome Zoo-Fondazione Bioparco di Roma
Rosamond Gifford Zoo at Burnet Park
Rostock Zoologischer Garten
Safari West
Saint Louis Zoological Park
Sedgwick County Zoo
Sharjah Breeding Centre For Endangered
Slimbridge New Grounds W&WTrust
Szeged Zoo
Tallinn Zoo
Tama Zoological Park
Taronga Zoo
Terra Natura S.A.
Thoiry Zoological Park
Tierpark Dählhölzli
Tierpark Hagenbeck GmbH
Tilgate Nature Centre
Touroparc
Umgeni River Bird Park
Virginia Safari Park & Preserv Ctr,Inc
Washington Waterfowl Park W&WT
Wildlife World Zoo
Willow Park Zoo
Wroclaw Zoo, LLC
Zagreb Zoo / Zooloski vrt Zagreb
Zoo Aquarium de Madrid (GRPR)
Zoo de Santillana y Parque Cuaternario
Zoo Hannover GmbH
Zoo Parc Overloon
Zoo Santo Inácio Vila Nova de Gaia
Zoo Sauvage de St-Félicien
Zoo Zürich
Zoobotanico de Jerez
Zoologicka Zahrada Bratislava
Zoologicka Zahrada Jihlava
Zoologicka zahrada Olomouc
Zoologická a botanická zahrada Plzen
Zoologischer Garten Augsburg GmbH
Zoologischer Garten Frankfurt
Zoologischer Garten Halle GmbH
Zoologischer Garten Schmiding

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1A comparative study of egg mass and clutch size in the Anseriformes, Jordi Figuerola and Andy J. Green, J Ornithol (2006) 147: 57–68 2Terje Lislevand, Jordi Figuerola, and Tamás Székely. 2007. Avian body sizes in relation to fecundity, mating system, display behavior, and resource sharing. Ecology 88:1605 3Jetz W, Sekercioglu CH, Böhning-Gaese K (2008) The Worldwide Variation in Avian Clutch Size across Species and Space PLoS Biol 6(12): e303. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.0060303 4International Flea Database 5Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Protected Areas provided by Natura 2000, UK data: © Crown copyright and database right [2010] All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100017955 Biological Inventories of the World's Protected Areas in cooperation between the Information Center for the Environment at the University of California, Davis and numerous collaborators. GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
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