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Aythya ferina (Common Pochard)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Common Pochard (Aythya ferina) is a medium-sized diving duck. The adult male has a long dark bill with a grey band, a red head and neck, a black breast, red eyes and a grey back. The adult female has a brown head and body and a narrower grey bill-band. The triangular head shape is distinctive. Pochards are superficially similar to the closely related North American Redhead and Canvasback. Their breeding habitat is marshes and lakes with a metre or more water depth.
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EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
1
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
8
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 1.86035
EDGE Score: 1.05095

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  1.81 lbs (823 g)
Birth Weight [2]  66 grams
Female Maturity [1]  1 year
Male Maturity [1]  1 year
Clutch Size [3]  9
Maximum Longevity [1]  23 years
Migration [4]  Intercontinental
Speed [5]  52.79 MPH (23.6 m/s)
Wing Span [5]  30 inches (.77 m)

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  
Alashan Plateau semi-desert China, Mongolia Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Albertine Rift montane forests Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi,Tanzania Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Alps conifer and mixed forests Italy, France, Switzerland, Slovenia Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
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
Andaman Islands rain forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Appenine deciduous montane forests Italy Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
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
Atlantic mixed forests France, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, Denmark Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Azerbaijan shrub desert and steppe Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iran Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Balkan mixed forests Turkey, Greece, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Baltic mixed forests Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Poland Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Baluchistan xeric woodlands Pakistan, Afghanistan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Bohai Sea saline meadow China Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas  
Brahmaputra Valley semi-evergreen forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Caledon conifer forests United Kingdom Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Canary Islands dry woodlands and forests Spain Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub  
Cantabrian mixed forests Spain, Portugal Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Carpathian montane forests Czech Republic, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Ukraine Palearctic Temperate Coniferous 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
Celtic broadleaf forests Ireland, United Kingdom 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 Asian northern desert Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Central Asian riparian woodlands Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Central China loess plateau mixed forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Central Deccan Plateau dry deciduous forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Central European mixed forests Austria, Belarus, Czech Republic, Germany, Lithuania, Moldovia, Poland, Romania, Russia, Ukraine 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
Central Zambezian Miombo woodlands Tanzania, Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Angola, Zambia, Malawi Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical grasslands, savannas, 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
Corsican montane broadleaf and mixed forests France Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Crete Mediterranean forests Greece Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub  
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
Dinaric Mountains mixed forests Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia, Italy, Slovenia, Yugoslavia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
East African montane forests Sudan, Kenya, Tanzania Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
East Deccan dry-evergreen forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
East European forest steppe Bulgaria, Moldova, Romania, Russia, Ukraine Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
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 montane steppe Iran, Turkey, Armenia Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Eastern highlands moist deciduous forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
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
English Lowlands beech forests United Kingdom Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests    
Eritrean coastal desert Eritrea Afrotropic Deserts and Xeric 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
Ethiopian xeric grasslands and shrublands Ethiopia, Eritrea, Somalia Afrotropic 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
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
Hokkaido montane conifer forests Japan Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Honshu alpine conifer forests Japan Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests  
Huang He Plain mixed forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Iberian conifer forests Spain Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Illyrian deciduous forests Italy, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Montenegro, Albania, Greece Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Indus River Delta-Arabian Sea mangroves India, Pakistan Indo-Malayan Mangroves
Indus Valley desert Pakistan Indo-Malayan Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Inner Niger Delta flooded savanna Mali Afrotropic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
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
Italian sclerophyllous and semi-deciduous forests Italy, France Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
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
Khathiar-Gir dry deciduous forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Lake Chad flooded savanna Nigeria, Chad, Niger Afrotropic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Lower Gangetic Plains moist deciduous forests Bangladesh, India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Luzon rain forests Philippines 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
Mandara Plateau mosaic Cameroon, Nigeria Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands
Masai xeric grasslands and shrublands Kenya Afrotropic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
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
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
Narmada Valley dry deciduous forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Nenjiang River grassland China Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Nihonkai evergreen forests Japan Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests    
Nihonkai montane deciduous forests Japan Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests  
Nile Delta flooded savanna Egypt Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
North Atlantic moist mixed forests Ireland, United Kingdom Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
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
North Western Ghats montane rain forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Northeast China Plain deciduous forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Northeastern Congolian lowland forests Cameroon, Central African Republic, Gabon, Republic of the Congo Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Northeastern Himalayan subalpine conifer forests China, India, Bhutan Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Northeastern Spain and Southern France Mediterranean forests France, Spain Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Northern Acacia-Commiphora bushlands and thickets Sudan, Ethiopia, Uganda, Kenya Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands
Northern Congolian forest-savanna mosaic Democratic Republic of the Congo, Sudan, Central African Republic, Cameroon Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands
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
Orissa semi-evergreen forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Pamir alpine desert and tundra China, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Pannonian mixed forests Austria, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
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
Pindus Mountains mixed forests Albania, Greece Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Po Basin mixed forests Italy Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Pontic steppe Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Pyrenees conifer and mixed forests Spain, France, Andorra Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Qilian Mountains conifer forests China Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Qin Ling Mountains deciduous forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Qionglai-Minshan conifer forests China Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Rann of Kutch seasonal salt marsh India, Pakistan Indo-Malayan Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
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  
Red Sea Nubo-Sindian tropical desert and semi-desert Egypt, Jordan, Saudia Arabia, Yemen, Oman 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 flooded grasslands Sudan Afrotropic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
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
Sarmatic mixed forests Belarus, Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Russia, Sweden Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
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
Scandinavian and Russian taiga Norway, Sweden, Finland, Russia Palearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Scandinavian coastal conifer forests Norway Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Scandinavian Montane Birch forest and grasslands Norway, Sweden, Finland Palearctic Tundra
Serengeti volcanic grasslands Tanzania Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical 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 Appenine mixed montane forests Italy Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
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
South Western Ghats moist deciduous forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Southeast Tibet shrub and meadows China Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Southeastern Iberian shrubs and woodlands Spain Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Southern Acacia-Commiphora bushlands and thickets Tanzania, Kenya Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical grasslands, savannas, 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
Southwest Iberian Mediterranean sclerophyllous and mixed forests Portugal, Spain, France, Italy, Morocco Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Southwestern Arabian foothills savanna Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Oman Afrotropic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Sri Lanka dry-zone dry evergreen forests Sri Lanka Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Suiphun-Khanka meadows and forest meadows China, Russia Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Sundarbans freshwater swamp forests Bangladesh, India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Taiheiyo evergreen forests Japan Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Taiheiyo montane deciduous forests Japan Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
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
Trans-Baikal Bald Mountain tundra Russia Palearctic Tundra
Trans-Baikal conifer forests Russia, Mongolia Palearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Tyrrhenian-Adriatic sclerophyllous and mixed forests France, Italy Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub    
Upper Gangetic Plains moist deciduous forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Ural montane forests and tundra Russia Palearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Victoria Basin forest-savanna mosaic Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Kenya Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands
West Siberian taiga Russia Palearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
West Sudanian savanna Senegal, Guinea, Mali, Côte d'Ivoire, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Niger, Nigeria Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands
Western European broadleaf forests Austria, Czech Republic, France, Germany Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Western Himalayan alpine shrub and meadows India, Nepal Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Western Siberian hemiboreal forests Russia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
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
Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge Ib 2347132 Alaska, United States
Aleutian Islands Biosphere Reserve 2720489 Alaska, United States    
Amudarya Zapovednik State Nature Reserve Ia 152861 Lebap, Turkmenistan  
Astrakhanskiy Biosphere Reserve Zapovednik Ia 167827 Astrakhan, Russia
BRENNE 144090 France  
Barguzinskiy Biosphere Reserve Zapovednik Ia 924970 Buryatia, Russia
Barrois et forêt de Clairvaux 101699 France  
Bassigny 194044 France  
Batova 94228 Bulgaria  
Belovezhskaya Pushcha Biosphere Reserve National Park II 218515 Belarus
Berezinskiy Zapovednik State Nature Reserve Ia 209113 Belarus  
CABO DE GATA-NIJAR 122347 Spain  
CAMPIÑA SUR - EMBALSE DE ARROYO CONEJOS 111020 Spain  
Camargue 546256 France  
Chernye Zemli Biosphere Reserve Zapovednik IV 621951 Russia  
Crau 97194 France  
DELTA ACHELOOU, LIMNOTHALASSA MESOLONGIOU - AITOLIKOU KAI EKVOLES EVINOU, NISOI ECHINADES, NISOS PET 109185 Greece  
DESFILADEROS DEL RÍO MARTÍN 110851 Spain  
DOÑANA 281453 Spain  
Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve 1433211 Romania
Darvinsky Zapovednik Ia 278421 Yaroslavl, Vologda, Russia
Daurskiy Biosphere Reserve 562659 Russia  
Dinder National Park II 2088300 Sudan  
Dolina Dolnego Bugu 183624 Poland  
Dolina Dolnej Odry 152337 Poland  
EMBALSE DE ORELLANA Y SIERRA DE PELA 105291 Spain  
El Kala National Park V 200385 Algeria  
Emine 164580 Bulgaria  
Felsõ-kiskunsági szikes puszták és turjánvidék 103542 Hungary  
Flusslandschaft Elbe Biosphere Reserve 925242 Germany  
Forêts et étangs du Perche 117822 France  
Gorges de la Loire 145350 France  
Hortobágy National Park II 140004 Hungary  
IJsselmeer 279946 Netherlands    
KOILADA ACHELOOU KAI ORI VALTOU 115492 Greece  
KOILADA KAI EKVOLES SPERCHEIOU - MALIAKOS KOLPOS 117491 Greece  
Kamchiyska Mountain 219637 Bulgaria  
Katunsky Biosphere Reserve 393162 Altai, Russia
Kavkazskiy Biosphere Reserve Ia 692723 Krasnodar, Karachay-Cherkessia, Adygea, Russia
Khazar Zapovednik State Nature Reserve Ia 658105 Turkmenistan  
Kotlenska Mountain 245286 Bulgaria  
Krivoklatsko Protected Landscape Area V 155267 Czech Republic  
Krkonose National Park V 95995 Czech Republic  
Kronotskiy Biosphere Reserve 361480 Russia  
LA SERENA Y SIERRAS PERIFÉRICAS 379806 Spain  
LIMNES KORONEIAS - VOLVIS, STENA RENTINAS KAI EVRYTERI PERIOCHI 399400 Greece  
LIMNI KERKINI - KROUSIA - KORYFES OROUS BELES, ANGISTRO - CHAROPO 193493 Greece  
Laguna di Venezia 136417 Italy  
Lahemaa 183898 Estonia  
Luberon Regional Nature Park V 406572 France  
Malaya Sozva Zapovednik Ia 557376 Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia
Manas National Park II 135025 Assam, India
Marais Breton, baie de Bourgneuf, île de Noirmoutier et forêt de Monts 137949 France  
Markermeer & IJmeer 169287 Netherlands    
Morecambe Bay 151985 England, United Kingdom
Mount Everest (Sagarmatha) National Park II 275416 Nepal
Okskiy Biosphere Reserve 190748 Russia  
Ostoja Inska 216738 Poland  
Ostoja Warminska 350930 Poland  
Ostoja nad Barycza 202692 Poland  
Parco Del Cilento e Vallo de Diano National Park 551095 Italy
Pechoro-Ilychskiy Biosphere Reserve 3098091 Russia  
Pflaelzerwald Nature Park V 438818 Germany
Plateau ardennais 186972 France  
Pojezierze Slawskie 96729 Poland  
Puszcza Notecka 440480 Poland  
Rajaji National Park II 196637 Uttaranchal, India  
Redes 93413 Spain  
Reserva de la Biosfera de Doñana Biosphere Reserve II 123801 Spain
Reserve de la Biosphere des Vosges du Nord Biosphere Reserve 301469 France  
Ria de Aveiro 127029 Portugal  
Royal Chitwan National Park II 292637 Nepal  
RÍO GUADALOPE - MAESTRAZGO 133800 Spain  
SIERRA NEVADA 424554 Spain  
Sakar 310629 Bulgaria  
Sayano-Shushenskiy Biosphere Reserve Ia 964620 Krasnoyarsk, Russia
Schorfheide-Chorin Biosphere Reserve 319164 Germany
Severn Estuary/ Môr Hafren 182155 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Sikhote-Alinskiy Biosphere Reserve 978001 Russia  
Sokhondinskiy Biosphere Reserve Ia 521363 Chita, Russia
Spreewald Biosphere Reserve 117355 Germany  
Strandzha 285202 Bulgaria  
Sumava Biosphere Reserve 412955 Czech Republic  
Sunderban National Park 261613 India  
Trebon Basin Protected Landscape Area V 173393 Czech Republic  
Tsentral'no-Sibirskiy Biosphere Reserve Ia 2521510 Krasnoyarsk, Russia
Ubsunurskaya Kotlovina (Ubsunur Depression) Zapovednik Ia 798640 Tuva, Russia
Uckermärkische Seenlandschaft 152532 Germany  
Ujscie Odry i Zalew Szczecinski 130007 Poland  
Unteres Elbtal 131510 Germany  
VALLE DEL TIÉTAR 159079 Spain  
Voronezhskiy Biosphere Reserve 95835 Russia  
Väinamere 670389 Estonia  
Waddensea of Lower Saxony Biosphere Reserve 539522 Germany  
Waddensea of Schleswig-Holstein Biosphere Reserve 724639 Germany
Yancheng Nature Reserve V 711488 China    
Zalew Szczecinski 116620 Poland    
Zalew Wislany i Mierzeja Wislana 100974 Poland  
Zatoka Pucka 154269 Poland    
Östliche Kieler Bucht 184563 Germany  

Important Bird Areas

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Name Location  IBA Criteria   Website   Climate   Land Use 
Ab-i-Istada Afghanistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Absheron archipelago (north) and Pirallahi bay Azerbaijan B1i
Aila Beel Bangladesh A1, A4i, A4iii
Airag Lake Mongolia A1, A4i, A4iii
Amirkelayeh lake Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2  
Amvrakikos gulf Greece A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Aniva bay Russia (Asian) A1, A4i, A4iii  
Anzali Mordab complex Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Arjan Protected Area Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A3, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Asai-shinden fishpond Japan A4i
Asvieja Belarus B2
Çorak lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i
Bafa lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Balyktykol Lake Kazakhstan A4i, A4iii
Büyükçekmece lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i  
Beysehir lake Turkey A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Bielaje fish farm Belarus A1, B2, B3
Black Sea Romania C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Boucle de Pose et de Muids France A4iii, B1i, B2, C3, C4, C6
Brenne centrale France A4i, A4iii, B1i, B1iv, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6
Burdur lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Burgasko Lake Bulgaria A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Burukshunskiye limans Russia (European) A1, A4i, B1i, B2
Carska bara Serbia A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Chernoye Lake Russia (Central Asian) A1, A4i
Cursul Dunării: Baziaş: Porţile de Fier Romania C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Danube Delta Romania C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Danube Delta and Razelm-Sinoe complex Romania A1, A4i, A4ii, A4iii, B1i, B1iii, B2, B3
Delta of the River Don Russia (European) A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B1iv, B2
Dengizkul Lake Uzbekistan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Dubovac-Ram Serbia A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Dvuob'ye Russia (Central Asian) A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Ebro delta Spain A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Egirdir lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i
End of Lake Constance and river Rhine until Bibermühle Switzerland A4i, A4iii, B1i
Engure lake Latvia A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3  
Etangs de Citis, Lavalduc, Engrenier, Pourra, l'Estomac, Fos et salines de Rassuen et de Fos France A4i, B1i, C2, C3, C6
Gallocanta lake Spain A1, A4i, A4iii, A4iv, B1i, B1iv, B2, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Gangapur Dam and grasslands India A1, A4i, A4iii
Geum-gang river and estuary South Korea A1, A4i, A4iii
Gomishan marshes and Turkoman steppes Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Grensmaas Belgium B1i, C3
Grudnjak fish-ponds Croatia A1, B1i, B2, B3
Guldborgsund Denmark A4iii, B1i, C3, C4
Hakaluki Haor Bangladesh A1, A4i, A4iii
Haleji Wildlife Sanctuary Pakistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Hammal Katchery Lake Pakistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Hamoun-i Sabari and Hamoun-i Hirmand Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A3, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Hamun-i-Puzak Afghanistan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Han-gang river South Korea A1, A4i, A4iii
Hirfanli reservoir Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i
Hjarbæk Fjord Denmark A4i, B1i, C2, C3
Ichkeul Tunisia A1, A3, A4i, A4iii  
Iles du Haut-Rhône France B1i, C3, C6
Irgiz-Turgay Lakes Kazakhstan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Isikli lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Izeh and Sheikho lakes Iran, Islamic Republic of A4i, A4iii, B1i
Jamuna-Brahmaputra river Bangladesh A1, A4i
Junam reservoir South Korea A1, A4i
Kamsko-Ikski area Russia (European) A1, A4i, B1i, B2, B3
Karakyr Lakes Uzbekistan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Kauno Marios water reservoir & eastern coastal zone Lithuania B2, B3
Khankhovuz Turkmenistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Khar Us Lake Mongolia A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Khukh Lake Mongolia A1, A3, A4i
Kizilirmak delta Turkey A1, A4i, A4ii, A4iii, B1i, B1ii, B2  
Kopetdagkhovudan Turkmenistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Korgalzhyn State Nature Reserve Kazakhstan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Koskeljärvi, Vaaljärvi and Pitkäjärvi lakes Finland B1i, B3, C3, C6
Kunashir island Russia (Asian) A1, A3, A4i, A4ii  
Kupy area Russia (European) B1i, B2
Kuril islands (between Urup and Paramushir) Russia (Asian) A1, A4i, A4ii, A4iii  
Kurtan Lake Russia (Central Asian) A1, A4i, A4iii
Kushmurun Lake Kazakhstan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Kyivs'ke reservoir Ukraine A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Kyzylkol Lake Kazakhstan A1, A4i, A4iii
La Dombes France A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6
Lac du Der-Chantecoq et étangs latéraux France A4i, A4iii, A4iv, B1i, B1iv, B2, C2, C3, C4, C5, C6
Lac et marais du Bourget France B1i, C3
Lac Oubeïra Algeria A1, A4i, A4iii  
Lake Balaton Hungary A4i, B1i
Lake Biwako Japan A4i, A4iii
Lake Constance: Bay of Constance Switzerland A4iii, B1i
Lake Constance: Bay of Ermatingen Switzerland A4i, A4iii, B1i
Lake Hamanako Japan A4i, A4iii
Lake IJsselmeer Netherlands A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6  
Lake Kerkini Greece A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Lake Ketelmeer Netherlands A4iii, B1i, C3, C4
Lake Kobi Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Lake Mahmudchala Azerbaijan A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i
Lake Markermeer Netherlands A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6  
Lake Nakaumi Japan A4i, A4iii
Lake Neuchâtel: southern shore Switzerland A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Lake Skadar Montenegro A1, A3, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Lake Taşaul Romania C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Lakes in the lower reaches of the Chu River Kazakhstan A1, A4i, A4iii
Lakes Volvi-Langada (or Koronia-Ag. Vasiliou) and Rentina Gorge (or Makedonika Tempi) Greece A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Lesser Aral Sea Kazakhstan A1, A4i, A4iii
Lough Corrib Ireland A4iii, B1i, C3, C4
Lough Derravaragh Ireland B1i, B3, C3
Lough Neagh and Lough Beg United Kingdom A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
Lower Odra river valley Poland C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Lower reaches of the Karatal River Kazakhstan A1, A4i, A4iii
Mahzam and Lake Tharthar Iraq A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Mangla Lake Pakistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Maribo lakes Denmark A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6
Marmara lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Mechels Rivierengebied, Antwerpen Belgium B1i, C3
Mehboob Shah Lake Pakistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Mesolongi and Aetoliko lagoons, and Acheloos and Evinos estuaries Greece A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Miankaleh Peninsula and Gorgan Bay Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Mid Prypiac' Belarus A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Mikulinetskie fish-ponds Ukraine A1, B1i, B2, B3
Mishuryn Rig Ukraine A1, B1i, B2
Nara canal wetlands (including Soonhari, Sadhori and Sanghriaro lakes) Pakistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Nara Desert Wildlife Sanctuary Pakistan A1, A3, A4i
Naurzum State Nature Reserve Kazakhstan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Nemunas delta regional Park Lithuania A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Nevskoye lake Russia (Asian) A1, A4i, A4iii
Olt valley Romania C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Onon-Balj Mongolia A1, A4i
Paliessie fish farm Belarus B2, B3
Patna Bird Sanctuary India A1, A4i, A4iii
Phoosna Wetlands Complex Pakistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Plinksiai state Nature Reserve and its environs Lithuania B2, B3
Poodri Czech Republic A4iii, B2, B3, C3, C4, C6
Pori archipelago and wetlands Finland A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
Porto Lagos, Lake Vistonis, and coastal lagoons (Lakes of Thrace) Greece A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B1ii, B2, B3, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Pugri Lake Pakistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Rasool Barrage Wildlife Sanctuary Pakistan A4i, A4iii
River Danube flood-plain Slovakia A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Sahil settlement: "Shelf" factory Azerbaijan A1, A4i, B1i
Samara dam Iraq A4i, B1i, B1iv, B2, B3
Sapanca lake Turkey A4i, A4iii, B1i
Sasyk lake Ukraine A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Sebkhet Kelbia Tunisia A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Senné Slovakia A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Seyed Mohalli, Zarin Kola and Larim Sara Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2  
Seyhan delta Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Shadegan marshes and tidal mudflats of Khor-al Amaya and Khor Musa Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Shagany-Alibej-Burnas lake-system Ukraine A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Shahdidi spit Azerbaijan A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i  
Shats'ki lakes Ukraine A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Shur Gol, Yadegarlu and Dorgeh Sangi lakes Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Sialiec Belarus A1, B2, B3
Sibirskiye Lakes Russia (Central Asian) A4i, A4iii
Sihwa-ho lake South Korea A1, A4i, A4iii
Sinis and Oristano wetlands Italy A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Slnava Slovakia A4iii, B1i
South end of the Hamoun-i Puzak Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Stentsivs'ko-Zhebriyanivs'ki plavni Ukraine A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Subotica lakes and sandy terrain Serbia A1, A4iii, B2, B3
Syrdarya Delta Lakes Kazakhstan A1, A4i, A4iii
Tanguar Haor and Panabeel Bangladesh A1, A4i, A4iii
Tashgain Tavan Lakes Mongolia A1, A3, A4i
The northern part of the Curonian Lagoon Lithuania A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i    
Trebonsko (Trebon region) Czech Republic A1, A4i, B1i, B2, B3, C1, C2, C3, C6
Turkmen Bay Turkmenistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Turkmenbashy Bay Turkmenistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Udyl' lake Russia (Asian) A1, A3, A4i
Uluabat lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Uzdin fish-pond Serbia A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Vallée du Rhin : Strasbourg à Lauterbourg France A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C3, C4, C6
Vallée du Rhin : Village-neuf à Biescheim France A4iii, B1i, B2, C3, C4, C6
Valli di Comacchio and Bonifica del Mezzano Italy A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Varna-Beloslav Lakes Complex Bulgaria A1, A4i, A4iv, B1i, B1iv, B3, C1, C2, C3, C5, C6
Väinameri Estonia A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Vyhanaščanskija baloty Belarus A1, B2, B3
Waal: Ewijk-Waardenburg Netherlands A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6
Warta River Mouth Poland C2, C3, C4, C6
Yagorlyts'ka and Tendrivs'ka Bays Ukraine A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Zeyit: Kelif Turkmenistan A1, A4i, A4iii

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
Japan Japan 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
Philippines Philippines No
Western Ghats and Sri Lanka India, Sri Lanka No

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Amidostomoides acutum <Unverified Name>[6]
Amidostomum acutum[6]
Amidostomum anseris <Unverified Name>[6]
Amidostomum orientale <Unverified Name>[6]
Amphimerus anatis <Unverified Name>[6]
Anatinella meggitti <Unverified Name>[6]
Anatinella spinulosa <Unverified Name>[6]
Anomotaenia ciliata <Unverified Name>[6]
Apatemon gracilis[6]
Apatemon minor <Unverified Name>[6]
Aploparaksis furcigera[6]
Baruscapillaria obsignata <Unverified Name>[6]
Baruscapillaria podicipitis <Unverified Name>[6]
Bilharziella polonica[6]
Bisaccanthes bisaccata <Unverified Name>[6]
Capillaria anatis <Unverified Name>[6]
Capillaria obsignata <Unverified Name>[6]
Capillaria spinulosa <Unverified Name>[6]
Catatropis verrucosa <Unverified Name>[6]
Cladogynia pittalugai <Unverified Name>[6]
Cloacotaenia megalops[6]
Cotylurus cornutus <Unverified Name>[6]
Cotylurus flabelliformis[6]
Cotylurus hebraicus <Unverified Name>[6]
Dendritobilharzia pulverulenta[6]
Dicranotaenia coronula[6]
Diorchis anivi <Unverified Name>[6]
Diorchis danutae <Unverified Name>[6]
Diorchis elisae <Unverified Name>[6]
Diorchis inflata[6]
Diorchis nyrocae <Unverified Name>[6]
Diorchis ovofurcata <Unverified Name>[6]
Diorchis parvogenitalis <Unverified Name>[6]
Diorchis ransomi <Unverified Name>[6]
Diorchis spasskajae <Unverified Name>[6]
Diorchis stefanskii <Unverified Name>[6]
Diploposthe bifaria <Unverified Name>[6]
Diploposthe laevis[6]
Diploposthe monoposthe <Unverified Name>[6]
Diploposthe skrjabini <Unverified Name>[6]
Drepanidotaenia lanceolata <Unverified Name>[6]
Echinatrium skrjabini <Unverified Name>[6]
Echinoparyphium aconiatum <Unverified Name>[6]
Echinoparyphium cinctum <Unverified Name>[6]
Echinoparyphium clerci <Unverified Name>[6]
Echinoparyphium nordianum <Unverified Name>[6]
Echinoparyphium recurvatum[6]
Echinostoma grandis <Unverified Name>[6]
Echinostoma miyagawai <Unverified Name>[6]
Echinostoma revolutum[6]
Echinuria uncinata[6]
Epomidiostomum anatinum <Unverified Name>[6]
Epomidiostomum mirmoazzamalii <Unverified Name>[6]
Epomidiostomum orispinum <Unverified Name>[6]
Epomidiostomum penelopi <Unverified Name>[6]
Epomidiostomum serratum <Unverified Name>[6]
Epomidiostomum uncinatum <Unverified Name>[6]
Eucoleus contortus <Unverified Name>[6]
Eucotyle zakharowi <Unverified Name>[6]
Filicollis anatis[6]
Fimbriaria fasciolaris[6]
Fimbriarioides intermedia[6]
Fimbriarioides spasskyi <Unverified Name>[6]
Gastrotaenia dogieli <Unverified Name>[6]
Gymnophallus choledochus[6]
Hamatolepis teresoides <Unverified Name>[6]
Hymenolepis compressa <Unverified Name>[6]
Hymenolepis fragilis <Unverified Name>[6]
Hymenolepis krabbeella <Unverified Name>[6]
Hymenolepis longicirrosa <Unverified Name>[6]
Hymenolepis parvula <Unverified Name>[6]
Hypoderaeum conoideum[6]
Hypoderaeum skrjabini <Unverified Name>[6]
Leucochloridium macrostoma <Unverified Name>[6]
Ligula intestinalis[6]
Metorchis xanthostomus[6]
Microsomacanthus abortiva[6]
Microsomacanthus arcuata <Unverified Name>[6]
Microsomacanthus baeri <Unverified Name>[6]
Microsomacanthus compressa <Unverified Name>[6]
Microsomacanthus paracompressa <Unverified Name>[6]
Microsomacanthus paramicrosoma <Unverified Name>[6]
Microsomacanthus parvula <Unverified Name>[6]
Microsomacanthus recurvata <Unverified Name>[6]
Microsomacanthus spiralibursata <Unverified Name>[6]
Microsomacanthus spiralicirrata <Unverified Name>[6]
Microsomacanthus tenuirostris <Unverified Name>[6]
Myxolepis collaris <Unverified Name>[6]
Notocotylus attenuatus[6]
Notocotylus babai <Unverified Name>[6]
Paramonostomum bucephalae[6]
Paramonostomum parvum[6]
Parvatrema rebecqui[6]
Philophthalmus gralli[6]
Philophthalmus lucipetus[6]
Philophthalmus nyrocae <Unverified Name>[6]
Platyscolex ciliata[6]
Polymorphus acutis[6]
Polymorphus magnus[6]
Polymorphus minutus[6]
Prosthogonimus cuneatus[6]
Prosthogonimus ovatus[6]
Quasiamidostomum fulicae <Unverified Name>[6]
Retinometra macracanthos <Unverified Name>[6]
Retinometra pittalugai[6]
Retinometra skrjabini[6]
Retinometra venusta[6]
Schistogonimus rarus <Unverified Name>[6]
Sobolevicanthus fragilis <Unverified Name>[6]
Sobolevicanthus gracilis[6]
Sobolevicanthus kenaiensis <Unverified Name>[6]
Sobolevicanthus krabbeella <Unverified Name>[6]
Sobolevicanthus octacantha <Unverified Name>[6]
Sobolevicanthus wisniewskii <Unverified Name>[6]
Sphaerirostris picae[6]
Strigea falconis[6]
Thominx anatis <Unverified Name>[6]
Thominx spinulosum <Unverified Name>[6]
Trichobilharzia ocellata[6]
Tschertkovilepis setigera <Unverified Name>[6]
Typhlocoelum cucumerinum[6]
Unciunia ciliata <Unverified Name>[6]
Variolepis farciminosa[6]
Wardoides nyrocae <Unverified Name>[6]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Almaty State Zoo of Kazakhstan
Alpenzoo Innsbruck - Tirol
Aqua Zoo Friesland
Attica Zoological Park S.A.
Bioparc Valencia
Blaavand Zoo
Blackbrook Zoological Park
Budapest Zool.& Botanical Garden
Castle Espie Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust
Cologne Zoo
Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens
Dierenpark Wissel
Domaine Zoologique de Pescheray
Exmoor Zoological Park
Flamingo Park Wildlife Encounter
Guldborgsund Zoo & Botanical Garden
Inokashira Park Zoo
Jurong Birdpark, Singapore
Khao Kheow Open Zoo
Kyiv Zoological Park
Lotherton Bird Garden
Martin Mere Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny Warsaw
Moscow Zoological Park
Mulhouse Zoo
Nikolaev Zoo of Nikolaev-City Council
Nogeyama Zoological Gardens Yokohama
Opel-Zoo von Opel HessischeZoostiftung
Paignton Zoo Environmental Park
Parc Animalier de Sainte Croix
Parc de la Haute Touche (MNHN)
Parc des Oiseaux
Parc Paradisio S.A.
Parc Zoologique De Cleres (MNHN)
Parco Zoo Punta Verde
Parque Ornitologico de Lourosa
Pensthorpe Conservation Trust Limited
Rostock Zoologischer Garten
Slimbridge New Grounds W&WTrust
South Lakes Wild Animal Park
Taipei Zoo
Tama Zoological Park
Tilgate Nature Centre
Twycross Zoo
Vogelpark (Birdpark) Avifauna
Westfalischer Zoologischer Gtn Munster
Wilhelma Zoo
Zagreb Zoo / Zooloski vrt Zagreb
Zoo Aquarium de Madrid (GRPR)
Zoo de Santillana y Parque Cuaternario
Zoo Dresden GmbH
Zoo Parc de Beauval
Zoo Santo Inácio Vila Nova de Gaia
Zoobotanico de Jerez
Zoologická a botanická zahrada Plzen
Zoologischer Garten Augsburg GmbH
Zoologischer Garten Halle GmbH

Range Map

North America; Oceania;

Photos

Citations

Species recognized by Peterson A.P., 2007-01-23, in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774 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 4Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at animaldiversity.org 5Alerstam T, Rosén M, Bäckman J, Ericson PGP, Hellgren O (2007) Flight Speeds among Bird Species: Allometric and Phylogenetic Effects. PLoS Biol 5(8): e197. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.0050197 6Gibson, 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 gis.wwfus.org/wildfinder
Protected Areas provided by 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. Natura 2000, UK data: © Crown copyright and database right [2010] All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100017955 GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Biodiversity Hotspots, Conservation International
Important Bird Areas provided by BirdLife International (2010) Important Bird Areas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/12/2010
Images provided by Google Image Search
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
EDGE analysis provided by EDGE of Existence programme, Zoological Society of London
Range map provided by Ridgely, R. S., T. F. Allnutt, T. Brooks, D. K. McNicol, D. W. Mehlman, B. E. Young, and J. R. Zook. 2007. Digital Distribution Maps of the Birds of the Western Hemisphere, version 3.0. NatureServe, Arlington, Virginia, USA.
Data provided by NatureServe in collaboration with Robert Ridgely, James Zook, The Nature Conservancy - Migratory Bird Program, Conservation International - CABS, World Wildlife Fund - US, and Environment Canada - WILDSPACE.
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access
Institution information provided by International Species Information System - May 2011