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Netta rufina (Red-crested Pochard)

Wikipedia Abstract

The red-crested pochard (Netta rufina) is a large diving duck. Its breeding habitat is lowland marshes and lakes in southern Europe and Central Asia, wintering in the Indian Subcontinent and Africa. It is somewhat migratory, and northern birds winter further south into north Africa.The adult male is unmistakable. It has a rounded orange head, red bill and black breast. The flanks are white, the back brown, and the tail black.
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EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
3
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
14
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 2.98863
EDGE Score: 1.38345

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  2.46 lbs (1.12 kg)
Birth Weight [2]  56 grams
Female Maturity [1]  1 year
Male Maturity [1]  1 year
Clutch Size [3]  9
Maximum Longevity [1]  8 years

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Aegean and Western Turkey sclerophyllous and mixed forests Greece, Turkey, Macedonia Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub  
Alai-Western Tian Shan steppe Kazahkstan, Uzbekistan, Tadjikistan Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Alashan Plateau semi-desert China, Mongolia Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Alps conifer and mixed forests Italy, France, Switzerland, Slovenia Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Altai steppe and semi-desert Kazahkstan Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
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
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 coastal desert Mauritania, Western Sahara Palearctic 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
Badghyz and Karabil semi-desert Afghanistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Iran, Tajikistan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Balkan mixed forests Turkey, Greece, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Baltic mixed forests Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Poland Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Brahmaputra Valley semi-evergreen forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf 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
Central Anatolian deciduous forests Turkey Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Central Anatolian steppe Turkey Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Central Asian northern desert Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Central Asian riparian woodlands Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Central Asian southern desert Turkmenistan stretching, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Central 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
Crimean Submediterranean forest complex Russia, Ukraine Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
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
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 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
Gissaro-Alai open woodlands Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Gobi Lakes Valley desert steppe Mongolia Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Great Lakes Basin desert steppe Mongolia, Russia Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Gulf of Oman desert and semi-desert Oman, United Arab Emirates Afrotropic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Himalayan subtropical broadleaf forests India, Bhutan, Nepal Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf 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
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
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
Junggar Basin semi-desert China, Kazakstan, Mongolia Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Kazakh semi-desert Kazakhstan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Kazakh steppe Russia, Kazakhstan Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Kazakh upland Kazahkstan Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Khangai Mountains alpine meadow Mongolia Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Khangai Mountains conifer forests Mongolia Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Khathiar-Gir dry deciduous forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Kopet Dag semi-desert Iran, Turkmenistan Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Kopet Dag woodlands and forest steppe Iran, Turkmenistan Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Lower Gangetic Plains moist deciduous forests Bangladesh, India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Mediterranean acacia-argania dry woodlands and succulent thickets Morocco, Spain Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Mediterranean conifer and mixed forests Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Mediterranean dry woodlands and steppe Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Mediterranean 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
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
Nile Delta flooded savanna Egypt Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
North Saharan steppe and woodlands Egypt, Libya, Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, Western Sahara, Mauritania Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
North Tibetan Plateau-Kunlun Mountains alpine desert China Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Northeastern Spain and Southern France Mediterranean forests France, Spain Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Northern dry deciduous forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Northwest Iberian montane forests Portugal, Spain Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Northwestern thorn scrub forests India, Pakistan Indo-Malayan Deserts and Xeric 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
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
Pontic steppe Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Qaidam Basin semi-desert China Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
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  
Registan-North Pakistan sandy desert Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iran Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Rodope montane mixed forests Bulgaria, Greece, Macedonia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Sahara desert Egypt, Sudan, Libya, Algeria, Mauritania, Mali, Chad, Niger Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Saharan halophytics Egypt, Tunisia, Algeria, Mauritania, Western Sahara Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Sahelian Acacia savanna Senegal, Mauritania, Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger, Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad, Sudan, Eritrea, Ethiopia Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Sayan Alpine meadows and tundra Mongolia, Russia Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Sayan Intermontane steppe Russia Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Sayan montane conifer forests Mongolia, Russia Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Selenge-Orkhon forest steppe Mongolia, Russia Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
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
Southeastern Iberian shrubs and woodlands Spain Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Southern Anatolian montane conifer and deciduous forests Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Israel Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Southwest Iberian Mediterranean sclerophyllous and mixed forests Portugal, Spain, France, Italy, Morocco Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Sundarbans freshwater swamp forests Bangladesh, India 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
Tigris-Euphrates alluvial salt marsh Iran, Iraq Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
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
Western European broadleaf forests Austria, Czech Republic, France, Germany Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed 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
AMVRAKIKOS KOLPOS, DELTA LOUROU KAI ARACHTHOU (PETRA, MYTIKAS, EVRYTERI PERIOCHI) 71136 Greece  
AMVRAKIKOS KOLPOS, LIMNOTHALASSA KATAFOURKO KAI KORAKONISIA 56861 Greece  
Akyatan Lagoon 36324 Adana, Turkey      
Amudarya Zapovednik State Nature Reserve Ia 152861 Lebap, Turkmenistan  
Astrakhanskiy Biosphere Reserve Zapovednik Ia 167827 Astrakhan, Russia
BAHIA DE CADIZ 26000 Spain  
BASSEE ET PLAINES ADJACENTES 68307 France  
BRENNE 144090 France  
Bakarlaka 82794 Bulgaria  
Barrois et forêt de Clairvaux 101699 France  
CAMPIÑA SUR - EMBALSE DE ARROYO CONEJOS 111020 Spain  
CANCHOS DE RAMIRO Y LADRONERA 57130 Spain  
CUENCA DE GALLOCANTA 38287 Spain  
Camargue 546256 France  
Castro Verde 210891 Portugal  
Chernye Zemli Biosphere Reserve Zapovednik IV 621951 Russia  
Chiemseegebiet mit Alz 25641 Germany  
Comprensorio Bracciano-Martignano 48319 Italy  
Corbett National Park II 141853 Uttaranchal, India
Crau 97194 France  
DELTA ACHELOOU, LIMNOTHALASSA MESOLONGIOU - AITOLIKOU KAI EKVOLES EVINOU, NISOI ECHINADES, NISOS PET 109185 Greece  
DELTA ACHELOOU, LIMNOTHALASSA MESOLONGIOU - AITOLIKOU, EKVOLES EVINOU, NISOI ECHINADES, NISOS PETALA 87747 Greece  
DELTA AXIOU - LOUDIA - ALIAKMONA - ALYKI KITROUS 73260 Greece  
DELTA AXIOU - LOUDIA - ALIAKMONA - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI - AXIOUPOLI 83216 Greece  
DELTA EVROU 31031 Greece  
DELTA NESTOU KAI LIMNOTHALASSES KERAMOTIS - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI KAI PARAKTIA ZONI 55561 Greece  
DELTA NESTOU KAI LIMNOTHALASSES KERAMOTIS KAI NISOS THASOPOULA 36139 Greece  
DOÑANA 281453 Spain  
Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve 1433211 Romania
Dolina Nidy 49313 Poland  
Dunajské luhy 45462 Slovakia  
EMBALSE DE LA SERENA 39262 Spain  
EMBALSE DE ORELLANA Y SIERRA DE PELA 105291 Spain  
ETHNIKOS DRYMOS PRESPON 65762 Greece  
Emine 164580 Bulgaria  
Estuaire et marais de la Basse Seine 46555 France  
Etangs d'Argonne 35213 France  
FORETS ET ZONES HUMIDES DU PAYS DE SPINCOURT 31328 France  
Fertõ tó 27972 Hungary  
Fiume Po - tratto vercellese alessandrino 34859 Italy  
Flusslandschaft Elbe Biosphere Reserve 925242 Germany  
Forêts et étangs d'Argonne et vallée de l'Ornain 37827 France  
Gorges de la Loire 145350 France  
Hanság 33303 Hungary  
Kaliakra 26893 Bulgaria  
Kavkazskiy Biosphere Reserve Ia 692723 Krasnodar, Karachay-Cherkessia, Adygea, Russia
Khazar Zapovednik State Nature Reserve Ia 658105 Turkmenistan  
Kiskunsag Biosphere Reserve II 54598 Hungary  
Kotlenska Mountain 245286 Bulgaria  
LA SERENA Y SIERRAS PERIFÉRICAS 379806 Spain  
LAGUNAS DE VILLAFÁFILA 80430 Spain  
LIMNES KAI LIMNOTHALASSES TIS THRAKIS - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI KAI PARAKTIA ZONI 72787 Greece  
LIMNES KORONEIAS - VOLVIS, STENA RENTINAS KAI EVRYTERI PERIOCHI 399400 Greece  
LIMNES VISTONIS, ISMARIS - LIMNOTHALASSES PORTO LAGOS, ALYKI PTELEA, XIROLIMNI, KARATZA 45016 Greece  
LIMNES VOLVI KAI LAGKADA - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI 66589 Greece  
LIMNI KERKINI - KROUSIA - KORYFES OROUS BELES, ANGISTRO - CHAROPO 193493 Greece  
LLANOS DE ZORITA Y EMBALSE DE SIERRA BRAVA 46422 Spain  
LLANOS Y COMPLEJO LAGUNAR DE LA ALBUERA 89865 Spain  
La Durance 49441 France  
Lacs de la forêt d'Orient 58255 France  
Laguna di Venezia 136417 Italy  
Manas National Park II 135025 Assam, India
Markermeer & IJmeer 169287 Netherlands    
Morava 70129 Slovakia  
Morecambe Bay 151985 England, United Kingdom
Niederung der Unteren Havel 69882 Germany  
Okskiy Biosphere Reserve 190748 Russia  
Ostoja Nidzianska 68254 Poland  
PERIOCHI TAMIEFTIRON PROIN LIMNIS KARLAS 30681 Greece  
PLAINE DU FOREZ 81144 France  
Paludi presso il Golfo di Manfredonia 35675 Italy  
Parco Del Cilento e Vallo de Diano National Park 551095 Italy
Pechoro-Ilychskiy Biosphere Reserve 3098091 Russia  
Piana di Ozieri, Mores, Ardara, Tula e Oschiri 52082 Italy  
Prespa National Park II 62043 Greece  
Rajaji National Park II 196637 Uttaranchal, India  
Reserva de la Biosfera de Doñana Biosphere Reserve II 123801 Spain
Reserve Nationale de Camargue Biosphere Reserve 32232 France  
Royal Chitwan National Park II 292637 Nepal  
Sakar 310629 Bulgaria  
Schorfheide-Chorin Biosphere Reserve 319164 Germany
Severn Estuary/ Môr Hafren 182155 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Sierra de Martés-Muela de Cortes 349412 Spain  
Sologne bourbonnaise 55040 France  
Spreewald Biosphere Reserve 117355 Germany  
Strandzha 285202 Bulgaria  
Studen Kladenets 39526 Bulgaria  
Sunderban National Park 261613 India  
Trebon Basin Protected Landscape Area V 173393 Czech Republic  
Ubsunurskaya Kotlovina (Ubsunur Depression) Zapovednik Ia 798640 Tuva, Russia
Uckermärkische Seenlandschaft 152532 Germany  
Unteres Odertal 29097 Germany  
VEGAS DEL RUECAS, CUBILAR Y MOHEDA ALTA 35122 Spain  
Val d'Allier Bourbonnais 44709 France  
Vallée de la Loire de Iguerande à Decize 61208 France  
Zalew Wislany 79627 Poland  
Zalew Wislany i Mierzeja Wislana 100974 Poland  
l'Albufera 72366 Spain  
Évora 36343 Portugal  
Östliche Kieler Bucht 184563 Germany  

Important Bird Areas

BirdLife Species Factsheet: View Factsheet
Name Location  IBA Criteria   Website   Climate   Land Use 
Achikol'skiye lakes Russia (European) A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Achinskoe Lake Uzbekistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Airag Lake Mongolia A1, A4i, A4iii
Albufera de Valencia marshes Spain A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C3, C6
Alcázar de San Juan-Quero endorreic lagoons Spain A1, A4i, B1i, B1iii, B2, C1, C2, C3, C6
Almenara marshes Spain A4i, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C6
Amirkelayeh lake Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2  
Ayrakly – Garadzhaovlak Turkmenistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Çavusçu lake Turkey A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Baga and Bayan Lakes Mongolia A3, A4i
Beysehir lake Turkey A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Burdur lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Camargue France A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
Cang Shan Er Hai Nature Reserve China (mainland) A1, A2, A3, A4i
Chernoye Lake Russia (Central Asian) A1, A4i
Chokrak-Tutly Turkmenistan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
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
Deryatakyr Turkmenistan A4i
Ebro delta Spain A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Egirdir lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i
El Hondo wetland Spain A1, A4i, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C3, C6
El Moro marshes Spain A4i, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C6
Eregli plain Turkey A1, A4i, B1i, B2, B3
Esmekaya marshes Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Gallocanta lake Spain A1, A4i, A4iii, A4iv, B1i, B1iv, B2, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Garabogaz: Garshy Turkmenistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Guadalquivir marshes Spain A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Hamun-i-Puzak Afghanistan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Hirfanli reservoir Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i
Hotamis marshes Turkey A1, A4i, B1i, B2
Irgiz-Turgay Lakes Kazakhstan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Isikli lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Jarsay: Khangui Turkmenistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Kaliveli Tank and Yeduyanthittu estuary India A1, A4i, A4iii
Karakol'skiye lakes Russia (European) A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Karakyr Lakes Uzbekistan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Kazachka Russia (European) A1, A4i, B1i
Ketteshor: Ramankol Turkmenistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Khadyn lake Russia (Asian) A1, A4i
Khar Us Lake Mongolia A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Khorezm Fish Farm and adjacent lakes Uzbekistan A4i
Kirthar National Park (including Hub Dam) Pakistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Kizilirmak delta Turkey A1, A4i, A4ii, A4iii, B1i, B1ii, B2  
Korgalzhyn State Nature Reserve Kazakhstan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Koycegiz lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i
Kozinka lake and Baranikovski segment of Manych Russia (European) A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Kulu lake Turkey A1, A4i, B1i, B2, B3
Kushum Lakes Kazakhstan A1, A4i, A4iii
La Dombes France A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6
Lake 'Southern Agrakhan' Russia (European) A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Lake Fertő Hungary A4i, B1i, B2, B3
Lake Mahmudchala Azerbaijan A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i
Lake Neuchâtel: Corcelettes-Vaumarcus Switzerland A4i, B1i
Lake Neuchâtel: southern shore Switzerland A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Lake Ohrid Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i
Lake Ohrid Albania A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i
Lednicke rybniky ponds (Lednice fish-ponds) Czech Republic B1i, B2, B3, C3, C6
Lesser Aral Sea Kazakhstan A1, A4i, A4iii
Lower reaches of the Karatal River Kazakhstan A1, A4i, A4iii
Lugu Hu China (mainland) A1, A4i
Lysyi Liman lake and valley of Vostochniy Manych river Russia (European) A1, A3, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Manychstroi area Russia (European) A1, A4i, B1i, B2
Marais entre Crau et Grand Rhône: Meyranne, Chanoine, Plan de Bourg et Salins du Caban France A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6
Mogan lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2
Mouth of Yeya river Russia (European) A1, A4i, B1i, B2
Neusiedler See Austria A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Northern shore of Aydarkul Lake Uzbekistan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Nove Mlyny middle reservoir Czech Republic A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C1, C3, C4, C6
Pedro Muñoz-Manjavacas endorreic lagoons Spain A1, A4i, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C3, C6
River Ebro dam Spain A4i, B1i, B2, C3
Rogatoe Lake Uzbekistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Sahil settlement: "Shelf" factory Azerbaijan A1, A4i, B1i
Sangachal Bay Azerbaijan A4i, A4iii, B1i
Santa Pola salt-pans Spain A1, A4i, B1i, B2, B3, C1, C2, C3, C6
Santo André and Sancha lagoons Portugal A4i, B1i, B2, C3, C6
Sapanca lake Turkey A4i, A4iii, B1i
Sarshyganak Lake Kazakhstan A4i, A4iii
Saryyazy Turkmenistan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Seyed Mohalli, Zarin Kola and Larim Sara Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2  
Seyfe lake Turkey A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Shahdidi spit Azerbaijan A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i  
Shoshkakol Lakes Kazakhstan A1, A4i
Sodalıgöl (Arin Lake) Turkey A1, A4i, B1i, B2
Sorbulak Lake System Kazakhstan A1, A4i, A4iii
South Caspian shore, from Astara to Gomishan Iran, Islamic Republic of A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2  
Southern Seewinkel and Zitzmannsdorfer Wiesen Austria A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C3, C4, C6
Stentsivs'ko-Zhebriyanivs'ki plavni Ukraine A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Sudochye Lake Uzbekistan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Syrdarya Delta Lakes Kazakhstan A1, A4i, A4iii
Tablas de Daimiel marshes; 'Vicario' and 'Gasset' reservoirs and Malagón lakes Spain A4i, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C6
Tanguar Haor and Panabeel Bangladesh A1, A4i, A4iii
Tembleque-La Guardia plains Spain A1, A4i, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C3, C6
Tigrovaya Balka Nature Reserve Tajikistan A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Trebonsko (Trebon region) Czech Republic A1, A4i, B1i, B2, B3, C1, C2, C3, C6
Tudakul and Kuymazar Reservoirs Uzbekistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Turkmen Bay Turkmenistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Turkmenbashy Bay Turkmenistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Uvs Lake Mongolia A1, A4i, A4iii
Yeiski salt-lakes Russia (European) A1, A4i, B1i, B2, B3
Yesilirmak delta Turkey B1i, B1ii, B2  
Zekry Lake Uzbekistan A1, A4i, A4iii
Zeyit: Kelif Turkmenistan A1, A4i, A4iii

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Caucasus Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iran, Russia, Turkey No
Himalaya Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan No
Horn of Africa Djibouti, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Kenya, Oman, Somalia, Yemen No
Indo-Burma Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Viet Nam No
Irano-Anatolian Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iran, Iraq, Turkey, Turkmenistan No
Mediterranean Basin Algeria, Egypt, France, Greece, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Portugal, Spain, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey No
Mountains of Central Asia Afghanistan, China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan No

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Amidostomoides acutum <Unverified Name>[4]
Amidostomum acutum[4]
Amidostomum orientale <Unverified Name>[4]
Amidostomum spatulatum <Unverified Name>[4]
Anatinella spinulosa <Unverified Name>[4]
Apatemon gracilis[4]
Aploparaksis furcigera[4]
Bilharziella polonica[4]
Bisaccanthes bisaccata <Unverified Name>[4]
Capillaria anatis <Unverified Name>[4]
Capillaria spinulosa <Unverified Name>[4]
Cloacotaenia megalops[4]
Cotylurus brevis <Unverified Name>[4]
Cotylurus cornutus <Unverified Name>[4]
Cotylurus flabelliformis[4]
Cyathocotyle prussica <Unverified Name>[4]
Diorchis brevis <Unverified Name>[4]
Diorchis danutae <Unverified Name>[4]
Diorchis elisae <Unverified Name>[4]
Diorchis inflata[4]
Diorchis parvogenitalis <Unverified Name>[4]
Diorchis ransomi <Unverified Name>[4]
Diploposthe laevis[4]
Diploposthe monoposthe <Unverified Name>[4]
Diploposthe skrjabini <Unverified Name>[4]
Drepanidolepis spinulosa <Unverified Name>[4]
Drepanidotaenia czaplinskii <Unverified Name>[4]
Drepanidotaenia lanceolata <Unverified Name>[4]
Echinochasmus mathevossianae <Unverified Name>[4]
Echinoparyphium aconiatum <Unverified Name>[4]
Echinoparyphium recurvatum[4]
Echinostoma revolutum[4]
Echinostoma rufinae <Unverified Name>[4]
Echinostoma stromi <Unverified Name>[4]
Echinostoma turkestanicum <Unverified Name>[4]
Epomidiostomum anatinum <Unverified Name>[4]
Epomidiostomum mirmoazzamalii <Unverified Name>[4]
Epomidiostomum orispinum <Unverified Name>[4]
Epomidiostomum uncinatum <Unverified Name>[4]
Eucoleus contortus <Unverified Name>[4]
Eucotyle nephritica <Unverified Name>[4]
Filicollis anatis[4]
Fimbriaria fasciolaris[4]
Fimbriarioides spasskyi <Unverified Name>[4]
Gastrotaenia dogieli <Unverified Name>[4]
Hamatolepis teresoides <Unverified Name>[4]
Hymenolepis arcuata <Unverified Name>[4]
Hymenolepis fasciculata <Unverified Name>[4]
Hymenolepis monoposthe <Unverified Name>[4]
Hymenolepis octacantha <Unverified Name>[4]
Hymenolepis paracompressa <Unverified Name>[4]
Hymenolepis paramicrosoma <Unverified Name>[4]
Hymenolepis rarus <Unverified Name>[4]
Hymenolepis setigera <Unverified Name>[4]
Hymenolepis teresoides <Unverified Name>[4]
Hypoderaeum conoideum[4]
Hypoderaeum gnedini <Unverified Name>[4]
Hyptiasmus arcuatus <Unverified Name>[4]
Microsomacanthus arcuata <Unverified Name>[4]
Microsomacanthus compressa <Unverified Name>[4]
Microsomacanthus paramicrosoma <Unverified Name>[4]
Microsomacanthus tuvensis <Unverified Name>[4]
Notocotylus attenuatus[4]
Opisthorchis obsequens <Unverified Name>[4]
Polymorphus magnus[4]
Polymorphus minutus[4]
Prosthogonimus anatinus <Unverified Name>[4]
Prosthogonimus cuneatus[4]
Retinometra macracanthos <Unverified Name>[4]
Sobolevicanthus fragilis <Unverified Name>[4]
Sobolevicanthus gracilis[4]
Sobolevicanthus kenaiensis <Unverified Name>[4]
Sobolevicanthus krabbeella <Unverified Name>[4]
Sobolevicanthus wisniewskii <Unverified Name>[4]
Strigea falconis[4]
Tetracotyle ardea <Unverified Name>[4]
Thominx skrjabini <Unverified Name>[4]
Thominx spinulosum <Unverified Name>[4]
Trichobilharzia ocellata[4]
Tschertkovilepis setigera <Unverified Name>[4]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
African Safari
Almaty State Zoo of Kazakhstan
Alpenzoo Innsbruck - Tirol
Aqua Zoo Friesland
Arundel Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust
Audubon Zoo
Bannerghatta Biological Park
Beale Park
Bellewaerde Park
Bird Park Marlow
Birdland Park & Gardens
Birmingham Zoo
Blackbrook Zoological Park
Blackpool Zoo
Bosphorus Zoo (Bogaziçi Hayvanat
Brent Lodge Park Animal Centre
Bronx Zoo/Wildlife Conservat'n Society
Budapest Zool.& Botanical Garden
Canolfan Llanelli Centre W&WTrust
Cape May County Park Zoo
Castle Espie Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust
CERZA Centre d'Etude Rech Zool Augeron
Cologne Zoo
Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens
Dallas Zoo
David Traylor Zoo of Emporia
Denver Zoological Gardens
Dierenrijk Europa
Disney's Animal Kingdom
Domaine Zoologique de Pescheray
Dudley Zoological Gardens
Edinburgh Zoo-Scottish National Zoo
Exmoor Zoological Park
Faunia (Parque Biologico De Madrid,SA)
Flamingo Park Wildlife Encounter
Fota Wildlife Park
Hai Park Kiriat Motzkin
Haifa Zoo & Biological Institute
Hong Kong Zool. & Botanical Gardens
Johannesburg Zoological Gardens
Jurong Birdpark, Singapore
Leningrad Zoo - St. Petersburg
Lotherton Bird Garden
Martin Mere Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust
Marwell Wildlife
Maryland Zoo in Baltimore
Münchener Tierpark Hellabrunn
Miami Metrozoo
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny Warsaw
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny, Plock
Mitchell Park Zoo
Montecasino Bird Gardens
Montgomery Zoo
Moscow Zoological Park
Mulhouse Zoo
Nagyerdei Kultúrpark KHT.
Nakhon Ratchasima Zool. Park
Nat'l Zoological Gardens of S. Africa
Newquay Zoo (Cornwall Animal World)
North of England Zoological Society
Ogrod Zoologiczny w Opolu, Opole
Oklahoma City Zoological Park
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
Opel-Zoo von Opel HessischeZoostiftung
Oregon Zoo
Paignton Zoo Environmental Park
Palm Beach Zoo at Dreher Park
Parc Animalier de Sainte Croix
Parc de la Haute Touche (MNHN)
Parc de Lunaret
Parc des Oiseaux
Parc Paradisio S.A.
Parc Zoologique d'Amneville
Parc Zoologique De Cleres (MNHN)
Parc Zoologique de Paris (MNHN)
Parc Zoologique Fort Mardyck
Parco Zoo Punta Verde
Park i Ogrod Zoologiczny w Krakowie
Parque De Animales Silvestres Temaikèn
Parque Ornitologico de Lourosa
Phoenix Zoo
Podkrusnohorsky Zoopark Chomutov
Reid Park Zoo
Rotterdam Zoo
Saint Louis Zoological Park
San Antonio Zoological Gardens & Aquar
San Diego Wild Animal Park
Sedgwick County Zoo
Silesian Zoological Garden
Slimbridge New Grounds W&WTrust
Societa Zoologica Di Pistoia S.R.L
South Lakes Wild Animal Park
Szeged Zoo
Tama Zoological Park
The Tisch Family Zoological Gardens
Thrigby Hall Wildlife Gardens
Tiergarten der Stadt Nürnberg
Tiergarten der Stadt Wels
Tiergarten Heidelberg
Touroparc
Tracy Aviary
Valencia Bioparc, Rainforest S.A.
Vogelpark (Birdpark) Avifauna
Welsh Mountain Zoo
Westfalischer Zoologischer Gtn Munster
Whipsnade Wild Animal Park
Wildlife World Zoo
Wilhelma Zoo
Willow Park Zoo
Wroclaw Zoo, LLC
Zagreb Zoo / Zooloski vrt Zagreb
Zoo de Pont-Scorff
Zoo de Santillana y Parque Cuaternario
Zoo Dresden GmbH
Zoo Duisburg AG
Zoo Dvur Kralove, a.s.
Zoo Hannover GmbH
Zoo Krefeld GmbH
Zoo Parc de Beauval
Zoo Santo Inácio Vila Nova de Gaia
Zoobotanico de Jerez
Zoological Center Tel Aviv - Ramat Gan
Zoological Garden of Polish Fauna
Zoologicka zahrada Ostrava
Zoologicka Garden & Chateau Zlin-Lesna
Zoologicka Zahrada Jihlava
Zoologická a botanická zahrada Plzen
Zoologischer Garten Augsburg GmbH
Zoologischer Garten Frankfurt
Zoologischer Garten Halle GmbH
Zoologischer Garten Leipzig
Zoologischer Garten Saarbruecken

Range Map

Photos

Citations

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 4Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Protected Areas provided by Natura 2000, UK data: © Crown copyright and database right [2010] All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100017955 Ramsar Sites Information Service Biological Inventories of the World's Protected Areas in cooperation between the Information Center for the Environment at the University of California, Davis and numerous collaborators. GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
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