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Aythya fuligula (Tufted Duck)

Language: French

Wikipedia Abstract

The Tufted Duck (Aythya fuligula) is a medium-sized diving duck with a population of close to one million birds.
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EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
1
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
10
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 2.15624
EDGE Score: 1.14938

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  1.55 lbs (701 g)
Birth Weight [2]  56 grams
Female Maturity [3]  1 year
Male Maturity [3]  1 year
Clutch Size [4]  9
Maximum Longevity [3]  22 years
Speed [5]  47.20 MPH (21.1 m/s)
Wing Span [5]  28 inches (.71 m)

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Map 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
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
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
Bering tundra Russia Palearctic Tundra
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
Cameroonian Highlands forests Cameroon, Nigeria Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf 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
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 Anatolian deciduous forests Turkey Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Central Anatolian steppe Turkey Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and 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 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
Cherskii-Kolyma mountain tundra Russia Palearctic Tundra
Chhota-Nagpur dry deciduous forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Corsican montane broadleaf and mixed forests France Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Crete Mediterranean forests Greece Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub  
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 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 Gobi desert steppe China, Mongolia Palearctic Deserts and Xeric 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
Eastern Micronesia tropical moist forests United States Oceania Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests    
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
Euxine-Colchic broadleaf forests Turkey Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Goadavari-Krishna mangroves India Indo-Malayan Mangroves
Gobi Lakes Valley desert steppe Mongolia Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Great Lakes Basin desert steppe Mongolia, Russia Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Guinean forest-savanna mosaic Nigeria, Benin, Togo, Ghana, Côte d'Ivoire, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Guinea-Bissau, Gambia, Senegal Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands
Guinean montane forests Guinea, Côte d'Ivoire, Liberia, Sierra Leone Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
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 deciduous forests Japan Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed 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
Iberian sclerophyllous and semi-deciduous forests Spain, Portugal Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Iceland boreal birch forests and alpine tundra Iceland Palearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
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 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
Kamchatka Mountain tundra and forest tundra Russia Palearctic Tundra
Kamchatka-Kurile meadows and sparse forests Russia Palearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Kamchatka-Kurile taiga Russia Palearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
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
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
Maldives-Lakshadweep-Chagos Archipelago tropical moist forests Maldives 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
Marianas tropical dry forests Micronesia Oceania Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests    
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 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
Mindanao-Eastern Visayas rain forests Philippines Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Mizoram-Manipur-Kachin rain forests Myanmar, India, Bangladesh Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
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
Nansei Islands subtropical evergreen forests Japan 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
Northeast China Plain deciduous forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Northeast Siberian taiga Russia Palearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
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 Indochina subtropical forests China, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Viet Nam Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Northwest Iberian montane forests Portugal, Spain Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Northwest Russian-Novaya Zemlya tundra Russia Palearctic Tundra
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
Okhotsk-Manchurian taiga Russia Palearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Ordos Plateau steppe China Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Orissa semi-evergreen forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Palau tropical moist forests Palau Oceania Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Palawan rain forests Philippines 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
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
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
Rann of Kutch seasonal salt marsh India, Pakistan Indo-Malayan Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
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
Sakhalin Island taiga Russia Palearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
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
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 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 Sakhalin-Kurile mixed forests Russia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests    
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 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
Sulu Archipelago rain forests Philippines 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
Thar desert India, Pakistan Indo-Malayan Deserts and Xeric 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
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 Guinean lowland forests Guinea, Côte d'Ivoire, Liberia, Sierra Leone Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Western Himalayan alpine shrub and meadows India, Nepal Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Western Himalayan broadleaf forests India, Pakistan, Nepal Indo-Malayan Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Western Siberian hemiboreal forests Russia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Yap tropical dry forests Micronesia Oceania Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf 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 Map 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
Azas Zapovednik Ia 742280 Tuva, Russia
BRENNE 144090 France  
Baikalo-Lensky Zapovednik Ia 1630896 Irkutsk, Russia
Barguzinskiy Biosphere Reserve Zapovednik Ia 924970 Buryatia, Russia
Bassigny 194044 France  
Belovezhskaya Pushcha Biosphere Reserve National Park II 218515 Belarus
Berezinskiy Zapovednik State Nature Reserve Ia 209113 Belarus  
CABO DE GATA-NIJAR 122347 Spain  
California Coast Ranges Biosphere Reserve 153447 California, United States  
Camargue 546256 France  
Chernye Zemli Biosphere Reserve Zapovednik IV 621951 Russia  
Corbett National Park II 141853 Uttaranchal, India
DOÑANA 281453 Spain  
Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve 1433211 Romania
Darvinsky Zapovednik Ia 278421 Yaroslavl, Vologda, Russia
Daurskiy Biosphere Reserve 562659 Russia  
Desert National Park II 672840 Rajasthan, India  
Dinder National Park II 2088300 Sudan  
Dolina Baryczy 137185 Poland  
Dolina Dolnego Bugu 183624 Poland  
Dolina Dolnej Odry 152337 Poland  
El Kala National Park V 200385 Algeria  
Emine 164580 Bulgaria  
Flusslandschaft Elbe Biosphere Reserve 925242 Germany  
Forêts et étangs du Perche 117822 France  
Fujian Wuyishan Nature Reserve V 206754 Fujian, China  
Gorges de la Loire 145350 France  
Hortobágy National Park II 140004 Hungary  
IJsselmeer 279946 Netherlands    
KOILADA KAI EKVOLES SPERCHEIOU - MALIAKOS KOLPOS 117491 Greece  
Kamchiyska Mountain 219637 Bulgaria  
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  
Kronotskiy Biosphere Reserve 361480 Russia  
LIMNES KORONEIAS - VOLVIS, STENA RENTINAS KAI EVRYTERI PERIOCHI 399400 Greece  
LIMNI KERKINI - KROUSIA - KORYFES OROUS BELES, ANGISTRO - CHAROPO 193493 Greece  
Lahemaa 183898 Estonia  
Lake Torne Area Biosphere Reserve 238457 Sweden  
Laplandskiy Biosphere Reserve 757114 Russia  
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    
Merenkurkun saaristo 316695 Finland    
Moray Firth 373987 Scotland, United Kingdom  
Morecambe Bay 151985 England, United Kingdom
Mount Everest (Sagarmatha) National Park II 275416 Nepal
Mount Kulal Biosphere Reserve 1729738 Kenya  
Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Reserve 470167 Ontario, Canada  
Northern Karelian Biosphere Reserve 864869 Finland  
Okskiy Biosphere Reserve 190748 Russia  
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  
Puszcza Notecka 440480 Poland  
Pärnu lahe 270781 Estonia  
Queen Elizabeth National Park II 522052 Uganda
Rajaji National Park II 196637 Uttaranchal, India  
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  
Saaristomeri 147873 Finland    
Sakar 310629 Bulgaria  
Sayano-Shushenskiy Biosphere Reserve Ia 964620 Krasnoyarsk, Russia
Schorfheide-Chorin Biosphere Reserve 319164 Germany
Serengeti-Ngorongoro Biosphere Reserve 5696026 Tanzania  
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  
Takamanda National Park II 167041 Cameroon  
Trebon Basin Protected Landscape Area V 173393 Czech Republic  
Tsavo East National Park II 3232255 Kenya
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  
Väinamere 670389 Estonia  
Vättern (östra) 158858 Sweden  
Waddensea of Lower Saxony Biosphere Reserve 539522 Germany  
Waddensea of Schleswig-Holstein Biosphere Reserve 724639 Germany
Yancheng Nature Reserve V 711488 China    
Zatoka Pucka 154269 Poland    
Östliche Kieler Bucht 184563 Germany  

Ecosystems

Important Bird Areas

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Name Location  IBA Criteria   Website   Map   Climate   Land Use 
Absheron archipelago (north) and Pirallahi bay Azerbaijan B1i
Aila Beel Bangladesh 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
Bahrat Homs Syria A1, A4i, A4iii
Berezovye islands of Vyborg Bay Russia (European) A4i, A4iii, B1i
Black Sea Romania C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Blekinge Archipelago Sweden A4i, A4iii, B1i, C3, C4
Bolon' lake Russia (Asian) A1, A3, A4i
Boucle de Pose et de Muids France A4iii, B1i, B2, C3, C4, C6
Burdur lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Burgasko Lake Bulgaria A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Chardara Reservoir Kazakhstan A1, A4i, A4iii
Coastal areas of eastern Gotland island Sweden A4i, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C6    
Danube Delta Romania C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Danube Delta and Razelm-Sinoe complex Romania A1, A4i, A4ii, A4iii, B1i, B1iii, B2, B3
Dvuob'ye Russia (Central Asian) A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Egirdir lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i
Ekerem: Esenguly Turkmenistan A1, A4i, A4iii  
End of Lake Constance and river Rhine until Bibermühle Switzerland A4i, A4iii, B1i
Etangs de Citis, Lavalduc, Engrenier, Pourra, l'Estomac, Fos et salines de Rassuen et de Fos France A4i, B1i, C2, C3, C6
Farakka Barrage and adjoining area India A1, A4i, A4iii
Forty islands Russia (Asian) A1, A4i, A4iii
Furesø and Farum Sø Denmark B1i, C3
Garadashly: Ekerem Turkmenistan A4i, A4iii  
Gargano Promontory and Capitanata Wetlands Italy A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Geum-gang river and estuary South Korea A1, A4i, A4iii
Geumho-ho lake South Korea A1, A4i, A4iii
Ghara Gheshlaq No-Hunting Area Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i
Guldborgsund Denmark A4iii, B1i, C3, C4
Hakaluki Haor Bangladesh A1, A4i, A4iii
Haleji Wildlife Sanctuary Pakistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Haur Al Hammar Iraq A1, A2, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Hirfanli reservoir Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i
Hyllekrog-Rødsand and Fehmarn Belt Denmark A4i, A4iii, B1i, B1ii, C2, C3, C4
Izeh and Sheikho lakes Iran, Islamic Republic of A4i, A4iii, B1i
Jamuna-Brahmaputra river Bangladesh A1, A4i
Kaftar lake Iran, Islamic Republic of A4i, A4iii, B1i
Kalmar: Mönsterås Sweden A4i, A4iii, B1i, C3
Kanjli Lake India A1, A4i, A4iii
Karabogaz Turkmenistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Khar Us Lake Mongolia A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Kolyma-Alazeya lowland Russia (Asian) A1, A3, A4i
Korgalzhyn State Nature Reserve Kazakhstan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Koybagar-Tyuntyugur Lake System Kazakhstan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Kuloy river Russia (European) A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Kushmurun Lake Kazakhstan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Kyivs'ke reservoir Ukraine A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Lac Léman (partie française) France A4i, A4iii, B1i, C3, C4
Lake Alagol, Lake Ulmagol and Lake Ajigol Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Lake Biwako Japan A4i, A4iii
Lake Constance: Bay of Ermatingen Switzerland A4i, A4iii, B1i
Lake IJsselmeer Netherlands A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6  
Lake Ketelmeer Netherlands A4iii, B1i, C3, C4
Lake Markermeer Netherlands A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6  
Lake Mikri Prespa and Lake Megali Prespa Greece A1, A4i, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C3, C6
Lake Nakaumi Japan A4i, A4iii
Lake Nasser Egypt A1, A4i, A4iii
Lake Naujan National Park Philippines A1, A2, A4i
Lake Neuchâtel: Corcelettes-Vaumarcus Switzerland A4i, B1i
Lake Neuchâtel: southern shore Switzerland A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Lake Shinjiko Japan A4i, A4iii  
Lake Skadar Montenegro A1, A3, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Lake Zaribar Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Lepelaarplassen Netherlands A4i, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C6
Lesser Aral Sea Kazakhstan A1, A4i, A4iii
Lough Neagh and Lough Beg United Kingdom A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
Lover Ob' Russia (Central Asian) A1, A4i, A4iii
Lower Odra river valley Poland C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Mangal Jodi India A1, A4i, A4iii
Mangla Lake Pakistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Maribo lakes Denmark A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6
Miankaleh Peninsula and Gorgan Bay Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Muhuri Dam Bangladesh A4i
Nemunas delta regional Park Lithuania A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
North-east Sakhalin lagoons Russia (Asian) A1, A4i
Oskarshamn Sweden A4i, B1i, C3
Oulu region wetlands Finland A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Parapol'skiy valley Russia (Asian) A1, A4i, A4iii
Puck Bay Poland C3, C4  
Red Lake Azerbaijan A1, A4i, B1i
River Danube flood-plain Slovakia A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
River Drava Slovenia A4i, B1i, B2, B3
River Rhone: Geneva to Verbois reservoir Switzerland A4i, B1i
Roskilde Fjord, Selsø and Kattinge Søerne Denmark A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
Sahil settlement: "Shelf" factory Azerbaijan A1, A4i, B1i
Sandemar Sweden B1i, B3, C2, C3
Sangachal Bay Azerbaijan A4i, A4iii, B1i
Sasyk lake Ukraine A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Seyed Mohalli, Zarin Kola and Larim Sara 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  
Slnava Slovakia A4iii, B1i
Smålandsfarvandet Denmark A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
South Caspian shore, from Astara to Gomishan Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2  
South Cheleken Bay Turkmenistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Strandstuguviken Sweden A4i, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C6
Sydfynske Ø-hav Denmark A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
Szczecin lagoon Poland C1, C2, C3, C4, C6  
Taman' Russia (European) A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i  
Tanguar Haor and Panabeel Bangladesh A1, A4i, A4iii
Torö: Muskö Sweden A4i, B1i, C3
Turkmenbashy Bay Turkmenistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Tyk and Viakhtu bays Russia (Asian) A1, A4i
Tystrup-Bavelse Søerne Denmark A4iii, B1i, C2, C4
Uluabat lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Ulvsund, Grønsund, Farø Fjord and Fanefjord Denmark A4i, A4iii, B1i, C2, C3, C4
Upper streams of Ob' river Russia (Central Asian) A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Vallée du Rhin : Marckolsheim à Strasbourg France A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C3, C4, C6
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
Väinameri Estonia A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Vestamager and adjacent sea area Denmark A4i, A4iii, B1i, C3, C4
Warta River Mouth Poland C2, C3, C4, C6
Yashma Island Azerbaijan A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i  

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website Map
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
Guinean Forests of West Africa Benin, Côte d'Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, São Tomé and Príncipe, Sierra Leone, Togo 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
Polynesia-Micronesia Fiji, Micronesia, Polynesia, Samoa, Tonga, United States No
Western Ghats and Sri Lanka India, Sri Lanka No

Prey / Diet

Gasterosteus aculeatus (Alaskan stickleback)[6]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Bucephala clangula (Common Goldeneye)1
Clangula hyemalis (Oldsquaw)1
Gavia arctica (Black-throated Loon)1
Gavia stellata (Red-throated Loon)1
Haliaeetus pelagicus (Steller's Sea-Eagle)1
Larus canus (Mew Gull)1
Melanitta nigra (Black Scoter)1
Mergus serrator (Red-breasted Merganser)1
Oncorhynchus clarkii clarkii (Cutthroat trout)1
Perca fluviatilis (River perch)1
Platalea leucorodia (Eurasian Spoonbill)1
Podiceps grisegena (Red-necked Grebe)1
Pollachius pollachius (Pollock)1
Salmo salar (Atlantic salmon)1
Salmo trutta (Brown trout)1
Salvelinus alpinus (Arctic charr)1
Sterna paradisaea (Arctic Tern)1

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Amblosoma exile[7]
Amidostomoides acutum <Unverified Name>[7]
Amidostomoides petrovi <Unverified Name>[7]
Amidostomum anseris <Unverified Name>[7]
Amidostomum orientale <Unverified Name>[7]
Amphimerus anatis <Unverified Name>[7]
Anatinella meggitti <Unverified Name>[7]
Anatinella spinulosa <Unverified Name>[7]
Anomotaenia ciliata <Unverified Name>[7]
Apatemon fuligulae <Unverified Name>[7]
Apatemon gracilis[7]
Aploparaksis endacantha <Unverified Name>[7]
Aploparaksis fuligulosa <Unverified Name>[7]
Aploparaksis furcigera[7]
Baruscapillaria mergi <Unverified Name>[7]
Baruscapillaria podicipitis <Unverified Name>[7]
Bilharziella polonica[7]
Bisaccanthes bisaccata <Unverified Name>[7]
Capillaria anatis <Unverified Name>[7]
Capillaria nyrocinarum <Unverified Name>[7]
Capillaria spinulosa <Unverified Name>[7]
Ceratophyllus garei[8]
Cladogynia pittalugai <Unverified Name>[7]
Cloacotaenia megalops[7]
Cotylurus cornutus <Unverified Name>[7]
Cryptocotyle concava[7]
Cyathocotyle prussica <Unverified Name>[7]
Dendritobilharzia pulverulenta[7]
Dicranotaenia coronula[7]
Dicranotaenia fallax <Unverified Name>[7]
Dicranotaenia sacciperium <Unverified Name>[7]
Dicranotaenia stenosacculata <Unverified Name>[7]
Diorchis acuminata <Unverified Name>[7]
Diorchis asiatica <Unverified Name>[7]
Diorchis danutae <Unverified Name>[7]
Diorchis elisae <Unverified Name>[7]
Diorchis inflata[7]
Diorchis nitidohamulus <Unverified Name>[7]
Diorchis nyrocae <Unverified Name>[7]
Diorchis nyrocoides <Unverified Name>[7]
Diorchis ovofurcata <Unverified Name>[7]
Diorchis parvogenitalis <Unverified Name>[7]
Diorchis ransomi <Unverified Name>[7]
Diorchis spasskajae <Unverified Name>[7]
Diorchis stefanskii <Unverified Name>[7]
Diploposthe laevis[7]
Diplostomum chromatophorum[7]
Diplostomum commutatum[7]
Diplostomum pungitii <Unverified Name>[7]
Diplostomum pusillum <Unverified Name>[7]
Drepanidotaenia lanceolata <Unverified Name>[7]
Echinatrium melanittae <Unverified Name>[7]
Echinocotyle rosseteri[7]
Echinoparyphium recurvatum[7]
Echinostoma revolutum[7]
Epomidiostomum anatinum <Unverified Name>[7]
Epomidiostomum orispinum <Unverified Name>[7]
Epomidiostomum uncinatum <Unverified Name>[7]
Eucoleus contortus <Unverified Name>[7]
Eucotyle wehri[7]
Eucotyle zakharowi <Unverified Name>[7]
Filicollis anatis[7]
Fimbriaria fasciolaris[7]
Fimbriaria sarcinalis <Unverified Name>[7]
Fimbriarioides intermedia[7]
Fimbriarioides spasskyi <Unverified Name>[7]
Gastrotaenia dogieli <Unverified Name>[7]
Hamatolepis teresoides <Unverified Name>[7]
Hispaniolepis arcuata <Unverified Name>[7]
Hymenolepis abortiva <Unverified Name>[7]
Hymenolepis arcticus <Unverified Name>[7]
Hymenolepis kenaiensis <Unverified Name>[7]
Hymenolepis mandabbi <Unverified Name>[7]
Hymenolepis mirabilis <Unverified Name>[7]
Hymenolepis pachycephala <Unverified Name>[7]
Hymenolepis przewalskii <Unverified Name>[7]
Hymenolepis sacciperium <Unverified Name>[7]
Hymenolepis sobolevi <Unverified Name>[7]
Hymenolepis tuvensis <Unverified Name>[7]
Hypoderaeum conoideum[7]
Ichthyocotylurus erraticus[7]
Leucochloridiomorpha lutea <Unverified Name>[7]
Metorchis xanthostomus[7]
Microsomacanthus abortiva[7]
Microsomacanthus arcuata <Unverified Name>[7]
Microsomacanthus baeri <Unverified Name>[7]
Microsomacanthus compressa <Unverified Name>[7]
Microsomacanthus hystrix <Unverified Name>[7]
Microsomacanthus paracompressa <Unverified Name>[7]
Microsomacanthus paramicrosoma <Unverified Name>[7]
Microsomacanthus parvula <Unverified Name>[7]
Microsomacanthus recurvata <Unverified Name>[7]
Microsomacanthus spasskyorum <Unverified Name>[7]
Microsomacanthus spiralibursata <Unverified Name>[7]
Microsomacanthus spiralicirrata <Unverified Name>[7]
Microsomacanthus tenuirostris <Unverified Name>[7]
Microsomacanthus tuvensis <Unverified Name>[7]
Myxolepis collaris <Unverified Name>[7]
Notocotylus attenuatus[7]
Opisthorchis simulans <Unverified Name>[7]
Parvatrema rebecqui[7]
Philophthalmus proboscidus <Unverified Name>[7]
Plagiorchis laricola[7]
Platyscolex ciliata[7]
Polymorphus acutis[7]
Polymorphus magnus[7]
Prosthogonimus cuneatus[7]
Prosthogonimus ovatus[7]
Retinometra macracanthos <Unverified Name>[7]
Retinometra pittalugai[7]
Retinometra skrjabini[7]
Retinometra venusta[7]
Schillerius elisae <Unverified Name>[7]
Schistogonimus rarus <Unverified Name>[7]
Sobolevicanthus gracilis[7]
Sobolevicanthus gracilissimus <Unverified Name>[7]
Sobolevicanthus kenaiensis <Unverified Name>[7]
Sobolevicanthus octacantha <Unverified Name>[7]
Thominx anatis <Unverified Name>[7]
Thominx spinulosum <Unverified Name>[7]
Trichobilharzia ocellata[7]
Trichobilharzia physellae[7]
Tschertkovilepis setigera <Unverified Name>[7]
Typhlocoelum cucumerinum[7]
Unciunia ciliata <Unverified Name>[7]
Variolepis arcticus <Unverified Name>[7]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Alpenzoo Innsbruck - Tirol
Aqua Zoo Friesland
Attica Zoological Park S.A.
Beale Park
Blackbrook Zoological Park
Bristol Zoo Gardens
Budapest Zool.& Botanical Garden
Buttonwood Park Zoo
Castle Espie Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust
Cologne Zoo
Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens
Curraghs Wildlife Park
David Traylor Zoo of Emporia
Denver Zoological Gardens
Dept. of National Zoological Gardens
Disney's Animal Kingdom
Domaine Zoologique de Pescheray
Exmoor Zoological Park
Flamingo Park Wildlife Encounter
Fort Worth Zoological Park
Fota Wildlife Park
Harewood Bird Garden at Leeds
Inokashira Park Zoo
Jurong Birdpark, Singapore
Khao Kheow Open Zoo
Lotherton Bird Garden
Münchener Tierpark Hellabrunn
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny Warsaw
Mitchell Park Zoo
Moscow Zoological Park
Mulhouse Zoo
Nogeyama Zoological Gardens Yokohama
North of England Zoological Society
Ogrod Zoologiczny w Poznaniu
Opel-Zoo von Opel HessischeZoostiftung
Ouwehand Zoo
Palm Beach Zoo at Dreher Park
Parc Animalier de Sainte Croix
Parc des Oiseaux
Parc Merveilleux
Parc Paradisio S.A.
Parc Zoologique De Cleres (MNHN)
Parc Zoologique de Lille
Parco Zoo Punta Verde
Parque Ornitologico de Lourosa
Pensthorpe Conservation Trust Limited
Podkrusnohorsky Zoopark Chomutov
Rotterdam Zoo
Slimbridge New Grounds W&WTrust
South Lakes Wild Animal Park
Tallinn Zoo
Tama Zoological Park
Tiergarten Heidelberg
Tilgate Nature Centre
Toledo Zoological Gardens
Touroparc
Wild Animal Park Mechelen Planckendael
Wilhelma Zoo
Willow Park Zoo
Zagreb Zoo / Zooloski vrt Zagreb
Zoo Aquarium de Madrid (GRPR)
Zoo de Fuengirola (Rain Forest SL)
Zoo de Santillana y Parque Cuaternario
Zoo Dresden GmbH
Zoo Santo Inácio Vila Nova de Gaia
Zoologicka zahrada Ostrava
Zoologická a botanická zahrada Plzen
Zoologischer Garten Augsburg GmbH
Zoologischer Garten Halle GmbH
Zoologischer Garten Leipzig
Zoologischer Garten Magdeburg

Distribution

North America; Oceania; Takamanda Forest Reserve; Tsavo National Park;

Photos

Citations

Species recognized by Banks R.C., 2007-01-23, in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1Cramp, S.; Simmons, K.E.L.; Perrins, C.M. 1977-1994. Handbook of the birds of Europe, the Middle East and North Africa Vols 1-9. Oxford University Press, Oxford. 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 3de 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 4Jetz 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 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 6Food web topology and parasites in the pelagic zone of a subarctic lake, Per-Arne Amundsen, Kevin D. Lafferty, Rune Knudsen, Raul Primicerio, Anders Klemetsen and Armand M. Kuris, Journal of Animal Ecology 2009, 78, 563–572 7Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London 8International Flea Database
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
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access
Institution information provided by International Species Information System - May 2011