Anatidae

ANATIDAE Leach, 1920

W. E. Leach. Synopsis of the Contents of the British Museum. 17th edn. London: Richard and Arthur Taylor, 1820, 68*.

Dendrocygna Swainson, 1837

Dendrocygna William Swainson. On the Natural History and Classification of Birds. The Cabinet Cyclopædia, edited by Dionysius Lardner. London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman, and John Taylor, 1837, 2: 365.

Dendrocygna viduata White-faced Whistling Duck (Linnaeus, 1766)

Anas viduata Caroli a Linné [Carl Linnaeus]. Systema naturae…. 12th edn. Holmiæ [Stockholm]: Impensis Direct. Laurentii Salvii, 1766, 1: 205 – type loc. Carthagenæ [Cartagena], Colombia.

Dendrocygna autumnalis Black-bellied Whistling Duck (Linnaeus, 1758)

Anas autumnalis Caroli Linnæi [Carl Linnaeus]. Systema naturae…. 10th edn. Holmiæ [Stockholm]: Impensis Direct. Laurentii Salvii, 1758, 1: 127 – type loc. America.

D. a. fulgens Friedmann, 1947

Dendrocygna autumnalis fulgens Herbert Friedmann. “Geographic Variations of the Black-Bellied, Fulvous, and White-Faced Tree Ducks.” Condor 49, no. 5 (1947), 190–191 – type coll. Lomita Ranch, Texas, U.S., 31 July 1880, G. B. Sennett.

D. a. autumnalis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Dendrocygna guttata Spotted Whistling Duck Schlegel, 1866

Dendrocygna guttata H. Schlegel. “Anseres.” Monograph 31, livr. 8 of Muséum d’histoire naturelle des Pays-Bas. Revue méthodique et critique des collections déposées dans cet établissement. Leide [Leiden]: E. J. Brill, 1866, 85–87. Collated and republished in vol. 6 (1875?), 85–87 – type coll. Celebes [Sulawesi], Dutch East Indies [Indonesia], between 22 March 1840 and June 1841, Celebes Expedition of E. A. Forsten.

Dendrocygna arborea West Indian Whistling Duck (Linnaeus, 1758)

Anas arborea Caroli Linnæi [Carl Linnaeus]. Systema naturae…. 10th edn. Holmiæ [Stockholm]: Impensis Direct. Laurentii Salvii, 1758, 1: 128 – type loc. America.

Dendrocygna bicolor Fulvous Whistling Duck (Vieillot, 1816)

Anas bicolor Louis Pierre Vieillot. “Le Canard roux et noir, Anas bicolor, Vieill.” In Nouveau dictionnaire d’histoire naturelle…, edited by Société de naturalistes et d’agriculteurs. Paris: Deterville, 1816, 5: 136–137 – type loc. Paraguay.

Dendrocygna eytoni Plumed Whistling Duck (Eyton, 1838)

Leptotarsi eytoni T. C. Eyton. A Monograph on the Anatidae, or Duck Tribe. London: Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman; Shrewsbury: Eddowes, 1838, 111 – type loc. Australia.

Dendrocygna arcuata Wandering Whistling Duck (Horsfield, 1824)

Anas arcuata Thomas Horsfield. Zoological Researches in Java, and the Neighbouring Islands. London: Kingsbury, Parbury, and Allen, 1824, pt 8: pl., descr. Collated and republished in one volume (1824), pl., descr. – type coll. Java, British Empire [Indonesia], Th. Horsfield.

D. a. arcuata (Horsfield, 1824)

D. a. pygmaea Mayr, 1945

Dendrocygna arcuata pygmaea Ernst Mayr. “Birds Collected during the Whitney South Sea Expedition, 55: Notes on the Birds of Northern Melanesia, 1.” American Museum Novitates, no. 1294 (1945), 3 – type coll. Maulo, Wide Bay, New Britain [Papua New Guinea], 6 April 1933, W. F. Coultas (Whitney South Sea Expedition).

D. a. australis Reichenbach, 1850

Dendrocygna arcuata (australis) L. Reichenbach. Novitiae ad synopsin avium…. Dresden: Carl Ramming, 1850, no. 4, p. 4, col. 7 (name). Die vollständigste Naturgeschichte der Schwimmvögel: Aves natatores. Oiseaux nageurs. Dresden: Expedition der volständigsten Naturgeschichte, 1848?, pl. 335, Suppl. 51c, Novit. 72, fig. 2650–51 (1850 insert) – type coll. Port Essington, Northern Territory, Australia, 1 December 1840, aboriginal people of Port Essington.

Dendrocygna javanica Lesser Whistling Duck (Horsfield, 1821)

Anas Javanica Thomas Horsfield. “Systematic Arrangement and Description of Birds from the Island of Java.” Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 13, pt 1 (1822), 199 – type coll. Java, British Empire [Indonesia], 1811–1817, Th. Horsfield.

Thalassornis Eyton, 1838

Thalassornis T. C. Eyton. A Monograph on the Anatidae, or Duck Tribe. London: Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman; Shrewsbury: Eddowes, 1838, 70.

Thalassornis leuconotus White-backed Duck Eyton, 1838

Thalassornis leuconotus T. C. Eyton. A Monograph on the Anatidae, or Duck Tribe. London: Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman; Shrewsbury: Eddowes, 1838, 168 – type loc. Cape of Good Hope?, South Africa.

T. l. leuconotus Eyton, 1838

T. l. insularis Richmond, 1897

Thalassornis insularis Charles W. Richmond. “Catalogue of a Collection of Birds Made by Doctor W. L. Abbott in Madagascar, with Descriptions of Three New Species.” Proceedings of the United States National Museum 19, no. 1118 (1897), 678 – type coll. Sakalés River, Madagascar, 15 May 1895, W. L. Abbott.

Cereopsis Latham, 1801

Cereopsis Joannis Latham [John Latham]. Supplementum indicis ornithologici, sive systematis ornithologiaæ. Londini [London]: G. Leigh, J. et S. Sotheby, 1801, 67.

Cereopsis novaehollandiae Cape Barren Goose Latham, 1801

Cereopsis N. Hollandandiæ Joannis Latham [John Latham]. Supplementum indicis ornithologici, sive systematis ornithologiaæ. Londini [London]: G. Leigh, J. et S. Sotheby, 1801, 67–68 – type loc. New Holland [Australia].

C. n. novaehollandiae Latham, 1801

C. n. grisea (Vieillot, 1818)

Anser griseus Louis Pierre Vieillot. “L’Oie grise, Anser griseus, Vieill.” In Nouveau dictionnaire d’histoire naturelle…, edited by Société de naturalistes et d’agriculteurs. Rev. ed. Paris: Deterville, 1818, 23: 336–337 – type coll. Terre de Dièmen [Tasmania], Australia, 1792?, J. Labrillardière.

Branta Scopoli, 1769

Branta Ioannis Antonii Scopoli [Giovanni Antonio Scopoli]. Annus I historico-naturalis. Lipsiæ [Leipzig]: Verlag von Christ. Gottlob Hilscheri, 1769, 67.

Branta bernicla Brant Goose (Linnaeus, 1758)

Anas Bernicla Caroli Linnæi [Carl Linnaeus]. Systema naturae…. 10th edn. Holmiæ [Stockholm]: Impensis Direct. Laurentii Salvii, 1758, 1: 124 – type loc. Europa boreali [Northern Europe].

B. b. nigricans (Lawrence, 1846)

Anser nigricans George N. Lawrence. “Description of a New Species of Anser.” Annals of the Lyceum of Natural History of New York 4, no. 6–7 (1846), 171–172, pl. 12Egg Harbor, New Jersey, USA, January 1846, G. N. Lawrence.

B. b. bernicla (Linnaeus, 1758)

B. b. hrota (Müller, 1776)

Anas Hrota Othone Friderico Müller [Otto Friedrich Müller]. Zoologiae Danicae prodromus; seu, Animalium Daniae et Norvegiae indigenarum…. Hafniæ [Copenhagen]: Typis Hallageriis, 1776, 14.

Branta ruficollis Red-breasted Goose (Pallas, 1769)

Anser ruficollis P. S. Pallas. Spicilegia zoologica, quibus novae imprimis et obscurae animalium species…. Berolini [Berlin]: Gottl. August. Lange, 1769, fasc. 6, 21, pl. 4. Collated and republished in Spicilegia zoologica. Berolini [Berlin]: Gottl. August. Lange, 1774, 1: fasc. 6, 21, pl. 4 – type loc. Sibirica.

Branta sandvicensis Nene (Vigors, 1834)

Bernicla Sandvicensis N. A. Vigors. “Bernicla Sandvicensis.” In “Letter on the Breeding of the Sandwich Island Goose (Bernicla Sandvicensis, Vig.),” by Earl of Derby [E. Smith-Stanley]. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, pt 2, no. 17 (1834), 43 – type loc. Sandwich Islands [Hawaiian Islands] (incl. Owhyhee [Hawaii]), USA.

Branta canadensis Canada Goose (Linnaeus, 1758)

Anas canadensis Caroli Linnæi [Carl Linnaeus]. Systema naturae…. 10th edn. Holmiæ [Stockholm]: Impensis Direct. Laurentii Salvii, 1758, 1: 123 – type loc. Canada.

B. c. occidentalis (Baird, 1858)

Bernicla occidentalis Spencer F. Baird. Birds. With the co-operation of John Cassin and George N. Lawrence. Vol. 9, pt 2, General Report upon the Zoology of the Several Pacific Railroad Routes, of Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean…, House of Representatives Report no. 91 (1858), 766 – type coll. Port Townsend, Washington Teritory [Washington], US, 1857, G. Suckley.

B. c. fulva Delacour, 1951

Branta canadensis fulva Jean Delacour. “Preliminary Note on the Taxonomy of Canada Geese, Branta canadensis.” American Museum Novitates, no. 1537 (1951), 7 – type coll. Graham Island, Queen Charlotte Islands [Haida Gwaii], BC, Canada, 2 April 1917, J.A. Munro.

B. c. maxima Delacour, 1951

Branta canadensis maxima Jean Delacour. “Preliminary Note on the Taxonomy of Canada Geese, Branta canadensis.” American Museum Novitates, no. 1537 (1951), 5–6 – type coll. Round Lake, Grant County, MN, US, 22 April 1876, Geo. B. Sennett.

B. c. parvipes (Cassin, 1852)

Anser parvipes John Cassin. “Descriptions of New Species of Birds, Specimens of Which Are in the Collection of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.” Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 6, no. 5 (1862), 187–188 – type coll. Vera Cruz [Veracruz], Mexico, Marmaduke Burrough.

B. c. moffitti Aldrich, 1946

Branta canadensis moffitti John W. Aldrich. “Speciation in the White-cheeked Geese.” Wilson Bulletin 58, no. 2 (1946), 96–97 – type coll. Blue Lake, Grant County, WA, US, 26 April 1938, V. Clifford.

B. c. interior Todd, 1938

Branta canadensis interior W. E. Clyde Todd. “A New Eastern Race of the Canada Goose.” Auk 55, no. 4 (1938), 662 – type coll. Port Harrison [Inunjuak], Hudson Bay, QC, Canada, 26 May 1930, W. E. C. Todd.

B. c. canadensis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Branta leucopsis Barnacle Goose (Bechstein, 1803)

Anas leucopsis Johann Matthäus Bechstein. Ornithologisches Taschenbuch von und für Deutschland; oder, Kurze Beschreibung aller Vögel Deutschlands für Liebhaber dieses Theils der Naturgeschichte. Leipzig : Carl Friedrich Enoch Richter, 1803, pt 2, 424–425 – type loc. Norden der Erde [Nordic countries].

Branta hutchinsii Cackling Goose (Richardson, 1832)

Anser Hutchinsii John Richardson. “Anser Hutchinsii (Richards.) Hutchin’s Barnacle Goose.” In The Birds. Pt 2 of Fauna boreali-americana; or, The Zoology of the Northern Parts of British America…, by William Swainson and John Richardson. London: John Murray, 1832 (“1831”), 470–471 – type coll. Melville Peninsula, District of Franklin [Nunavut], Canada, 19 June 1822, Second Voyage of Captain William Edward Parry.

B. h. leucopareia (Brandt, 1836)

Anser leucopareia J. F. Brandt. “Note sur l’Anser canadensis et l’Anser pictus de la Zoographie de Pallas.” Bulletin scientifique 1, no. 5 (1836), 37.

B. h. minima Ridgway, 1885

Branta minima Robert Ridgway. “Note on the Anser leucopareius of Brandt.” 8, no. 475, no. 2 (1885), 21–22.

B. h. taverneri Delacour, 1951

Branta hutchinsii taverni Jean Delacour. “Preliminary Note on the Taxonomy of Canada Geese, Branta canadensis.” American Museum Novitates, no. 1537 (1951), 7 – type coll. Colusa, CA, US, 4 December 1913, H. W. Marsden.

B. h. hutchinsii (Richardson, 1832)

Anser Brisson, 1760

Anser M. J. Brisson. Ornithologia; sive Synopsis methodica sistens avium divisionem in ordines, sectiones, genera, species, ipsarumque varietates…/Ornithologie; ou, Méthode contenant la division des oiseaux en ordres, sections, genres, espéces & leurs variétés…. Paris: Cl. Jean-Baptiste Bauche, 1760, 1: 58, 6: 261–262.

Anser indicus Bar-headed Goose (Latham, 1790)

Anas indica Joannis Latham [John Latham]. Index ornithologicus; sive, Systema ornithologiae…. Londini [London]: Sumptibus authoris, 1790, 2: 839–840 – type loc. India.

Anser canagicus Emperor Goose (Sevastianov, 1802)

Anas canagica A. F. Sewastianoff [A. F. Sevastyanov]. “Description d’un nouvelle espèce de canard et d’une varieté de l’huitrier, qui de trouve dans le Cabinet d’Histoire naturelle de l’Académie imperiale de sciences.” Nova acta Academiae scientiarum imperialis petropolitanae 13 (1802), 347–349 – type loc. possibly Canaga [Kodiak Island], Russian America [Alaska].

Anser rossii Ross’s Goose Cassin, 1861

Anser Rossii J. Cassin. “Communication in Reference to a New Species of Goose from Arctic America.” Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 13 (1861), 72–73 – type coll. Great Slave Lake, NT, Canada, 29 May 1860, R. Kennicott.

Anser caerulescens Snow Goose (Linnaeus, 1758)

Anas cærulescens Caroli Linnæi [Carl Linnaeus]. Systema naturae…. 10th edn. Holmiæ [Stockholm]: Impensis Direct. Laurentii Salvii, 1758, 1: 124 – type loc. Canada.

A. c. caerulescens (Linnaeus, 1758)

A. c. atlanticus (Kennard, 1927)

Chen atlantica F. Kennard. “The Specific Status of the Greater Snow Goose.” Proceedings of the New England Zoölogical Club 9 (1927), 93 – type coll. Princess Anne Club, Back Bay, Princess Anne County, VA, US, between 2 and 9 December 1922, F. Kennard.

Anser anser Greylag Goose (Linnaeus, 1758)

Anas Anser Caroli Linnæi [Carl Linnaeus]. Systema naturae…. 10th edn. Holmiæ [Stockholm]: Impensis Direct. Laurentii Salvii, 1758, 1: 123 – type loc. Europe and America.

A. a. anser (Linnaeus, 1758)

A. a. rubrirostris Swinhoe, 1871

Anser cinereus var. rubirostris Robert Swinhoe. “A Revised Catalogue of the Birds of China and Its Islands, with Descriptions of New Species, References to Former Notes, and Occasional Remarks.” Proceedings of the Scientific Meetings of the Zoological Society of London for the Year 1871, pt 2, no. 26–27 (1871), 416–17 – type coll. Canton [Guangzhou], Guangdong, China, April 1868, S. Bligh.

Anser cygnoides Swan Goose (Linnaeus, 1758)

Anas Cygnoid (abbr. of Cygnoides) Caroli Linnæi [Carl Linnaeus]. Systema naturae…. 10th edn. Holmiæ [Stockholm]: Impensis Direct. Laurentii Salvii, 1758, 1: 122 – type loc. Asia.

Anser fabalis Taiga Bean Goose (Latham, 1787)

Anas Fabalis John Latham. Supplement to the General Synopsis of Birds. London: Leigh and Sotheby, 1787, 297 (name).

A. f. fabalis (Latham, 1787)

A. f. johanseni Delacour, 1951

Anser fabalìs johanseni J. Delacour. “Taxonomic Notes on the Bean Geese, Anser fabalis Lath.” Ardea 39, no. 1–3 (1951), 139–140 – type coll. Tai-pai-Shan [Maount Taibai], Tsinling Mountains [Qinling Mountains], Shaanxi, China, 14 November 1905, Japanese collectors for Alan Owston.

A. f. middendorffii Severtsov, 1873

Anser Middendorfii N.A. Severtsov. ‘Вертикальное и горизонтальное распределение Туркестанских животных’ [Vertical and horizontal distribution of Turkestan fauna]. Известия Императорском общества любителей естествознания, антропологии и этнографии [News of the Imperial Society of Devotees of Natural History, Anthropology and Ethnography] 8, no. 2 (1873), 66 (table), 149 (text). Republished in ‘Faune des vertébrés du Turkestan.’ Translated by Léon Olphe Galliard. Zeitschrift für die gesammte Ornithologie 4, nos. 1–2 (1887), 140–141. And republished in H.E. Dresser ‘Notes on Severtzoff’s “Fauna of Turkestan” (Turkestanskie Jevotnie)’. Translated by H.E. Dresser and Carl Craemers. Ibis, 3rd ser., vol. 6, no. 24 (1876), 416–417 – type Oudskoï Ostrog, Khabarovsk Territory [Khabarovsk Krai], Russia.

Anser brachyrhynchus Pink-footed Goose Baillon, 1834

Anser Brachyrhynchus L. A. F. Baillon. “Catalogue des Mammiferes, Oiseaux, Reptiles, Poissons et Mollusques testacés marins, observés dans l’arrondissementd’Abbeville.” Mémoires de la Société royale d’émulation d’Abbeville, 2nd ser., 1 (1834, “1833”), 74–75 – type loc. Arrondissement d’Abbeville, Dept. of Somme, France.

Anser serrirostris Tundra Bean Goose Gould, 1852

Anser serrirostris John Gould. “On a New Species of Goose from China, Collected by the Late Lieut. Ince at Shanghai.” The Literary Gazette and Journal of the Belles Lettres, Science and Art, no. 1836 (1852), 306 – type coll. Shanghai, China, J. M. R. Ince.

A. s. rossicus Buturlin, 1933

Anser serrirostris rossicus S. A. Buturlin. Определитель промысловых птиц [Identification of game birds]. M. [Moscow]: Central Bureau of Local History of the RSFSR, 1933, 1: 60 – type loc. Beluchaya Bay, Yamal Peninsula, Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic [Russia].

A. s. serrirostris Gould, 1852

Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted Goose (Scopoli, 1769)

Branta albifrons Ioannis Antonii Scopoli [Giovanni Antonio Scopoli]. Annus I historico-naturalis. Lipsiæ [Leipzig]: Verlag von Christ. Gottlob Hilscheri, 1769, 69.

A. a. flavirostris Dalgety and Scott, 1948

Anser albifrons flavirostris C. T. Dalgety and Peter Scott. “A New Race of the Whitefronted Goose.” Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club 68, no. 6 (1948), 115–117 – type coll. North Slob, Co. Wexford, Éire [Ireland], 26 November 1947, C. T. Dalgety.

A. a. albifrons (Scopoli, 1769)

A. a. elgasi Delacour and Ripley, 1975

Anser albifrons elgasi Jean Delacour and S. Dillon Ripley. “Description of a New Subspecies of the White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons.” American Museum Novitates, no. 2565 (1975), 2–3 – type coll. Sacramento, CA, US, 20 December 1967, S. R. Wilbur.

A. a. gambelli Hartlaub, 1852

Anser Gambelli G. Hartlaub. “Descriptions de quelques nouvelles espèces d’oiseaux.” Revue et magasin de zoologie pure et appliquée, 2nd ser., 4 (1852), 7 – type loc. Texas, US, and sud de l’Amerique de nord [Southern United States], US.

A. a. sponsa Banks, 2011

Anser albifrons sponsa Nicolas S. Banks. “Taxonomy of Greater White-fronted Geese (Aves: Anatidae).” Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 124, no. 3 (2011), 231 – type coll. Hooper Bay, AK, US, 11 May 1942, C. E. Gillham.

Anser erythropus Lesser White-fronted Goose (Linnaeus, 1758)

Anas erythropus Caroli Linnæi [Carl Linnaeus]. Systema naturae…. 10th edn. Holmiæ [Stockholm]: Impensis Direct. Laurentii Salvii, 1758, 1: 123 – type loc. Europa [Europe].

Coscoroba Reichenbach, 1853

Coscoroba L. Reichenbach. “Die Vögel. The Birds. Aves. Les oiseaux – Systema avium.” In Avium systema nature. Das natürliche System der Vögel…. Dresden und Leipzig: Expedition der Vollständigsten Naturgeschichte, 1853, 10. Die vollständigste Naturgeschichte der Schwimmvögel: Aves natatores. Oiseaux nageurs. Dresden: Expedition der volständigsten Naturgeschichte, 1848?, pl. 62, Suppl. 27, fig. 966 (1850 insert).

Coscoroba coscoroba Coscoroba Swan (Molina, 1782)

Anas coscoroba Giovanni Ignazio Molina [Juan Ignacio Molina]. Saggio sulla storia naturale del Chili…. Bologna: Nella Stamperia di S. Tommaso d’Aquino, 1782, 234 (text), 344 (descr.).

Cygnus Garsault, 1764

Cygnus F. A. P. de Garsault. Les figures des plantes et animaux d’usage en medecine, décrits dans la Matiere Medicale de Geoffroy Medecin. Paris: Chez l’auteur, 1764, 5: pl. 688.

Cygnus atratus Black Swan (Latham, 1790)

Anas atrata Joannis Latham [John Latham]. Index ornithologicus; sive, Systema ornithologiae…. Londini [London]: Sumptibus authoris, 1790, 2: 834 – type loc. novæ Hollandiæ [Australia].

Cygnus melancoryphus Black-necked Swan (Molina, 1782)

Anas melancorypha Giovanni Ignazio Molina [Juan Ignacio Molina]. Saggio sulla storia naturale del Chili…. Bologna: Nella Stamperia di S. Tommaso d’Aquino, 1782, 234 (text), 344 (descr.).

Cygnus olor Mute Swan (Gmelin, 1789)

Anas Olor Jo. Fridr. Gmelin. “Anas Olor.” In Systema naturæ…, by Caroli a Linné [Carl Linnaeus]. 13th edn., edited by Jo. Frid. Gmelin. Lugduni [Lyon]: J. B. Delamolliere, 1789, 1, pt 2, 502 – type loc. Russia [European Russia] and Sibiria [Siberia].

Cygnus buccinator Trumpeter Swan Richardson, 1831

Cygnus buccinator John Richardson. “Cygnus buccinator, Richardson – Trumpeter Swan.” In “Catalogue of the New Species of American Birds, described in the ‘Northern Zoology’,” by John Richardson and W. Swainson. Appendix 2 of American Ornithology, or the Natural History of the Birds of the United States, by Alexander Wilson and Charles Lucian Bonaparte [Charles Lucien Bonaparte]. Edinburgh: Constable; London: Hurst, Chance, 1831, 345 – type loc. Hudson Bay, Canada.

Cygnus columbianus Tundra Swan (Ord, 1815)

Anas Columbianus George Ord. “Zoology of North America.” In A New Geographical, Historical, and Commercial grammar, and Present State of the Several Kingdoms of the World…, by William Guthrie. Philadelphia: Johnson and Warner, 2: 319 – type loc. Chilluckittequaw nation [land of a Chinookan people].

C. c. columbianus (Ord, 1815)

C. c. bewickii Yarrell, 1830

Cygnus Bewickii William Yarrell. “Cygnus Bewickii.” In “Proceedings of Learned Societies. Linnæan Society,” by Richard Taylor and Richard Phillips. Philosophical Magazine…, n.s., 7, no. 38 (1830), 146 – type loc. England, UK.

Cygnus cygnus Whooper Swan (Linnaeus, 1758)

Anas Cygnus Caroli Linnæi [Carl Linnaeus]. Systema naturae…. 10th edn. Holmiæ [Stockholm]: Impensis Direct. Laurentii Salvii, 1758, 1: 122 – type loc. Europa [Europe] and America septentrionali [Northern America].

Stictonetta Reichenbach, 1853

Stictonetta L. Reichenbach. “Die Vögel. The Birds. Aves. Les oiseaux – Systema avium.” In Avium systema nature. Das natürliche System der Vögel…. Dresden und Leipzig: Expedition der Vollständigsten Naturgeschichte (1853), 9. Die vollständigste Naturgeschichte der Schwimmvögel: Aves natatores. Oiseaux nageurs. Dresden: Expedition der volständigsten Naturgeschichte, 1848?, pl. 53, Suppl. 22, fig. 431.

Stictonetta naevosa Freckled Duck (Gould, 1841)

Anas nævosa J. Gould. “Description of New Birds from Australia.” Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, pt 8 (“1840”), no. 95 (1841), 177 – type loc. Western Australia.

Hymenolaimus Gray, 1843

Hymenolaimus George Robert Gray. “Some Remarks on the Soft-billed Duck of Latham.” Annals and Magazine of Natural History… 11, no. 71 (1843), 370.

Hymenolaimus malacorhynchos Blue Duck (Gmelin, 1789)

Anas malacorhynchos Jo. Fridr. Gmelin. “Anas malacorhynchos.” In Systema naturæ…, by Caroli a Linné [Carl Linnaeus]. 13th edn., edited by Jo. Frid. Gmelin. Lugduni [Lyon]: J. B. Delamolliere, 1789, 1, pt 2, 526 – type loc. nova Seelandia [New Zealand].

Tachyeres Owen, 1875

Tachyeres R. Owen. On Dinornis (Part XX.): Containing a Restoration of of the Skeleton of Cnemiornis calcitrans, Ow., with Remarks on Its Affinities in the Lamellirostral Group.” Transactions of the Zoological Society of London 9, pt 3 (1875), 254.

Tachyeres patachonicus Flying Steamer Duck (King, 1831)

Micropterus Patachonicus P. P. King. ‘Characters of New Genera and Species of Birds from the Straits of Magellan.” Proceedings of the Committee of Science and Correspondence of the Zoological Society of London, pt 1, no. 1 (1831), 15 – type coll. western part of Strait of Magellan, P. P. King.

Tachyeres pteneres Fuegian Steamer Duck (Forster, 1844)

Anas pteneres Ioannes Reynoldus Forster [Johann Reinhold Forster]. Descriptiones animalium quae in itinere ad Maris Australis terras…. Edited by Henrico Lichtenstein [Hinrich Lichtenstein]. Berolini [Berlin] Ex officina Academica, 1854, 338–340 – tyep loc. Magellanicis terris [land by Strait of Magellan].

Tachyeres brachypterus Falkland Steamer Duck (Latham, 1790)

Anas brachyptera Joannis Latham [John Latham]. Index ornithologicus; sive, Systema ornithologiae…. Londini [London]: Sumptibus authoris, 1790, 2: 834–835 – type loc. in insulis Falklandices [Falkland Islands].

Tachyeres leucocephalus Chubut Steamer Duck Humphrey and Thompson, 1981

Tachyeres leucocephalus Philip S. Humphrey and Max C. Thompson. “A New Species of Steamer-duck (Tachyeres) from Argentina.” Occasional Papers of the Museum of Natural History, University of Kansas, no. 95 (1981), 3–10 – type coll. Puerto Melo, Provicia de Chubut [Chubut Province], Argentina, 24 September 1979, M. C. Thompson and P. S. Humphrey.

Merganetta Gould, 1842

Merganetta J. Gould. “Characters of a New Genus and Species of Anatidæ.” Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, pt 9 (“1841”), no. 106 (1842), 95.

Merganetta armata Torrent Duck Gould, 1842

Merganetta armata J. Gould. “Characters of a New Genus and Species of Anatidæ.” Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, pt 9 (“1841”), no. 106 (1842), 95–96 – type coll. Andes of Chile, Th. Bridges.

M. a. colombiana Des Murs, 1845

Merganetta Colombiana M. O. Desmurs [M. Œ. des Murs]. “Descriptions de quelques espèces nouvelles d’oiseaux.” Revue Zoologique 8 (1845), 179 – type loc. Colombia.

M. a. leucogenis (Tschudi, 1843)

Anas leucogenis J. J. von Tschudi. “Diagnosen einiger neuer peruanischer Vögel.” Archiv für Naturgeschichte 9, Bd. 1 (1843), 390 – type loc. in Antibus elevitis [high Andes?].

M. a. turneri Sclater and Salvin, 1869

Merganetta turneri Philip Lutley Sclater and Osbert Salvin. Exotic Ornithology: Containing Figures and Descriptions of New or Rare Species. London: Bernard Quaritch, 1869, 199–200, pl. 100 – type coll. Tinta, Peru, H. Whitely.

M. a. garleppi Berlepsch, 1894

Merganetta garleppi H. von Berlepsch. “Beschreibung einer neuen Merganetta-Art aus Bolivia.” Ornithologische Monatsberichte 2, no. 7 (1894), 110–111 – type coll. Cocotal, Bolivia, 14 March 1891, Gustav Garlepp.

M. a. berlepschi Hartert, 1909

Merganetta berlepschi Ernst Hartert. “Merganetta berlepschi spec. nov.” In “Notes sur les oiseaux de la République Argentine,” by E. Hartert and S. Venturi. Novitates Zoologicae 16, no. 2 (1909), 244–245 – type coll. Tucuman [San Miguel de Tucumán], Argentina, 13 June 1906, L. Dinelli.

M. a. armata Gould, 1842.

Plectropterus Stephens, 1824

Plectropterus J. F. StephensPlectropterus. Plectropterus.” In Birds. Vol. 12, pt 2 of General Zoology; or, Systematic Natural History, by George Shaw. London: J. and A. Arch; Longman, Hurst; E. Jeffery and Son; J. Mawman; Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy; J. Booth; Sherwood; G. B. Whittaker; R. Scholey; S. Bagster; Rodwell and Martin; R. Saunders; Hamilton, Adams; Simpkin and Marshall; J. Duncan; T. and J. Allman; C. Smith; G. Wightman, 1824, 6.

Plectropterus gambensis Spur-winged Goose (Linnaeus, 1766)

Anas gambensis Caroli a Linné [Carl Linnaeus]. Systema naturae…. 12th edn. Holmiæ [Stockholm]: Impensis Direct. Laurentii Salvii, 1766, 1: 195 – type loc. Gambensi regno [The Gambia].

P. g. gambensis (Linnaeus, 1766)

P. g. niger Sclater, 1877

Plectropterus niger P. L. Sclater. “Notice of an Apparently New Species of Spur-winged Goose of the Genus Plectropterus.” Proceedings of the Scientific Meetings of the Zoological Society of London for the Year 1877, pt 1, no. 3 (1877), 48, pl. 7 – type loc. Zanzibar.

Sarkidiornis Eyton, 1838

Sarkidiornis T. C. Eyton. A Monograph on the Anatidae, or Duck Tribe. London: Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman; Shrewsbury: Eddowes, 1838, 20–21.

Sarkidiornis sylvicola Comb Duck Ihering and Ihering, 1907

Sarkidiornis sylvicola Hermann von Ihering and Rodolpho von Ihering. As aves do Brazil. Vol. 1 of Catalogos da fauna brazileira, edited by Museu Paulista [Museu do Ipiranga]. São Paulo: Typographia do Diario Official, 1907, 72, 408–409.

Sarkidiornis melanotos Knob-billed Duck (Pennant, 1769)

Anser melanotos Thomas Pennant. Indian Zoology. London, 1769, 12–13, pl. 11 – type loc. Ceylon [Sri Lanka].

Cyanochen Bonaparte, 1856

Cyanochen Ch. Bonaparte. “Excursion dans les divers Musées d’Allemagne, de Hollande et de Belgique, et Tableaux paralléliques de l’ordre des Palmipèdes.” Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des séances de l’Académie des sciences 43, no. 13 (1856), 648.

Cyanochen cyanoptera Blue-winged Goose (Rüppell, 1845)

Bernicla cyanoptera Eduard Rüppell. Systematische Uebersicht der Vögel Nord-Ost-Afrika’s, nebst Abbildung und Beschreibung von fünfzig Theils unbekannten, Theils noch nicht bildlich dargestellten Arten. Frankfurt a. M. [Frankfurt am Main]: S. Schmerber’schen Buchhandlung, 1845, 129–130, pl. 47 – type loc. Schoa [Shewa], Ethiopia.

Alopochen Stejneger, 1885

Alopochen Leonhard Stejneger. Natural History of Birds. Vol. 4 of The Standard Natural History, edited by J. S. Kingsley. Boston: S. E. Cassino, 1885, 141.

Alopochen aegyptiaca Egyptian Goose (Linnaeus, 1766)

Anas ægyptiaca Caroli a Linné [Carl Linnaeus]. Systema naturae…. 12th edn. Holmiæ [Stockholm]: Impensis Direct. Laurentii Salvii, 1766, 1: 197 – type loc. Ægypto [Egypt]?

Alopochen mauritiana Mauritius Sheldgoose† (Newton and Gadow, 1893)

Sarcidiornis mauritianus Edward Newton and Hans Gadow. “On Additional Bones of the Dodo and Other Extinct Birds of Mauritius Obtained by Mr. Théodore Sauzier.” Transactions of the Zoological Society of London 13, pt 7, no. 2 (1893), 282 (name), 290–291 (descr.), pl. 34, fig. 9–10 – type loc. Mare aux Songes, Mauritius.

Alopochen kervazoi Reunion Sheldgoose† (Cowles, 1994)

Mascarenachen kervazoi Graham S. Cowles. “A New Genus, Three New Species and Two New Records of Extinct Holocene Birds from Réunion Island, Indian Ocean/Un nouveau genre, trois nouvelles espèces et deux citations nouvelles d’oiseaux holocènes 2teints de l’ile de la Réunion, Océan Indien.” Geobios 27, no. 1 (1994), 87–93.

Neochen Oberholser, 1918

Neochen Harry C. Oberholser. “Diagnosis of a New Genus of Anatidae from South America.” Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences 8, no. 17 (1918), 571.

Neochen jubata Orinoco Goose (Spix, 1825)

Anser jubatus J. B. de Spix [J. B. von Spix]. Avium species novae, quas in itinere per Brasiliam annis MDCCCXVII-MDCCCXX. Monachii [München]: Typis Franc. Seraph. Hübschmanni, 1825, 2: 84, pl. 108 – type coll. Praya das Onças in the Solimoëns [Solimõens River], Brasil, 1817–1820, J. B. von Spix.

Chloephaga Eyton, 1838

Chloephaga T. C. Eyton. A Monograph on the Anatidae, or Duck Tribe. London: Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman; Shrewsbury: Eddowes, 1838, 13.

Chloephaga melanoptera Andean Goose (Eyton, 1838)

Anser melanopterus T. C. Eyton. A Monograph on the Anatidae, or Duck Tribe. London: Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman; Shrewsbury: Eddowes, 1838, 93 – type loc. Lake Titicaca.

Chloephaga picta Upland Goose (Gmelin, 1789)

Anas picta Jo. Fridr. Gmelin. “Anas picta.” In Systema naturæ…, by Caroli a Linné [Carl Linnaeus]. 13th edn., edited by Jo. Frid. Gmelin. Lugduni [Lyon]: J. B. Delamolliere, 1789, 1, pt 2, 504 – type loc. Staatenland [Isla de los Estados], Argentina.

C. p. picta (Gmelin, 1789)

C. p. leucoptera (Gmelin, 1789)

Anas leucoptera Jo. Fridr. Gmelin. “Anas leucoptera.” In Systema naturæ…, by Caroli a Linné [Carl Linnaeus]. 13th edn., edited by Jo. Frid. Gmelin. Lugduni [Lyon]: J. B. Delamolliere, 1789, 1, pt 2, 505 – type loc. Falkland Islands.

Chloephaga hybrida Kelp Goose (Molina, 1782)

Anas Hybrida Giovanni Ignazio Molina [Juan Ignacio Molina]. Saggio sulla storia naturale del Chili. Bologna: Nella Stamperia di S. Tommaso d’Aquino, 1782, 241–242, 344 – type loc. Isole di Chiloe [Chiloé Island].

C. h. hybrida (Molina, 1782)

C. h. malvinarum Phillips, 1916

Chloëphaga hybrida malvinarum John C. Phillips. “A New Form of Chloëphaga hybrida.” Auk 33, no. 4 (1916), 423 – type coll. Port Stephens, Falkland Islands, 13 December 1915, W. Sprague Brooks.

Chloephaga poliocephala Ashy-headed Goose Sclater, 1857

Chloephaga poliocephala Philip Lutley Sclater. “Note on the Upland Goose.” Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, pt 25, no. 334 (1857), 128.

Chloephaga rubidiceps Ruddy-headed Goose Sclater, 1861

Chloëphaga rubidiceps Philip Lutley Sclater. “Catalogue of the Birds of the Falkland Islands.” Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, pt 28 (“1860”), no. 441 (1861), 387–388, pl. 178 – type coll. Falkland Islands, Capt. Pack.

Radjah Reichenbach, 1853

Radjah L. Reichenbach. “Die Vögel. The Birds. Aves. Les oiseaux – Systema avium.” In Avium systema nature. Das natürliche System der Vögel…. Dresden und Leipzig: Expedition der Vollständigsten Naturgeschichte (1853), 10. Die vollständigste Naturgeschichte der Schwimmvögel: Aves natatores. Oiseaux nageurs. Dresden: Expedition der volständigsten Naturgeschichte, 1848?, pl. 53, Suppl. 22, fig. 396.435–436.

Radjah radjah Raja Shelduck (Garnot and Lesson, 1828)

anas radjah P. Garnot and R. P. Lesson. “Le canard radjah, anas radjah, Less. et Garn.” In Manuel d’ornithologie, ou Description des genres et des principales espèces d’oiseaux, by R. P. Lesson. Paris: Roret, 1828, 2: 417–418 – type coll. Bourou Island, Buru, Maluku Islands, Indonesia, September 1823, Thé􏰀odore de Blois de La Calante.

R. r. radjah (Garnot and Lesson, 1828)

R. r. rufitergum (Hartert, 1905)

Tadorna radjah rufitergum Ernst Hartert. “List of Birds Collected in North-western Australia and Arnhem-land by Mr. J. T. Tunney.” Novitates zoologicae 12, no. 1 (1905), 205 – type coll. South Alligator River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia, 13 October 1902, J. T. Tunney.

Tadorna Boie, 1822

Tadorna F. Boie. Tagebuch gehalten auf einer Reise durch Norwegen im Jahre 1817, edited by H. Boie. Schleswig: Königliches Taubstummen Institut, 1822, 140 (narr.), 351 (syn.).

Tadorna tadorna Common Shelduck (Linnaeus, 1758)

Anas Tadorna Caroli Linnæi [Carl Linnaeus]. Systema naturae…. 10th edn. Holmiæ [Stockholm]: Impensis Direct. Laurentii Salvii, 1758, 1: 122–123 – type loc. Europæ maritimis [maritime Europe].

Tadorna ferruginea Ruddy Shelduck (Pallas, 1764)

Anas ferruginea P.S. Pallas. “Adumbratiunculae avium variarum præcedenti elencho insertarum, sed quae in Systemate naturæ illustr. Linnæi nondum extant.” [Sketches of various birds inserted in the previous list, absent from the Systema naturae of Linneaus.] In Beredeneerde catalogus, van eene, bij uitstek fraayeen weergalooze verzameling, zoo van inlandsche als uitheemsche vogelen, viervoetige en gekorvene dieren…, by A. Vroeg. ‘s Gravenhage: Pieter van Os, 1764, 5.

Tadorna cana South African Shelduck (Gmelin, 1789)

Anas cana Jo. Fridr. Gmelin. “Anas cana.” In Systema naturæ…, by Caroli a Linné [Carl Linnaeus]. 13th edn., edited by Jo. Frid. Gmelin. Lugduni [Lyon]: J. B. Delamolliere, 1789, 1, pt 2, 510–511 – type loc. Caput bonae spei [Cape of Good Hope], South Africa, and Coromandel [Mauritius?].

Tadorna tadornoides Australian Shelduck (Jardine and Selby, 1828)

Anas tadornoides William Jardine and Prideaux John Selby. Illustrations of Ornithology. Edinburgh: W. H. Lizars, 1828, 2, pl. 62, descr. foll. p – type loc. New Holland [Australia].

Tadorna variegata Paradise Shelduck (Gmelin, 1789)

Anas variegata Jo. Fridr. Gmelin. “Anas variegata.” In Systema naturæ…, by Caroli a Linné [Carl Linnaeus]. 13th edn., edited by Jo. Frid. Gmelin. Lugduni [Lyon]: J. B. Delamolliere, 1789, 1, pt 2, 505 – type loc. nova Seelandia [New Zealand].

Tadorna cristata Crested Shelduck† (Kuroda, 1917)

Pseudotadorna cristata Nagamichi Kuroda. “On one new genus and three new species of birds from Corea and Tsushima.” Tori 1, no. 5 (1917), 1–3 – type coll. Naktung River [Nakdong River] near Fusan [Busan], South Korea, 3(?) December 1916, N. Kuroda.

Malacorhynchus Swainson, 1831

Malacorhynchus William Swainson. “On Those Birds Which Exhibit the Typical Perfection of the Family of Antidæ.” Journal of the Royal Institution of Great Britain 2, no. 1 (1831), 18.

Malacorhynchus membranaceus Pink-eared Duck (Latham, 1801)

Anas membranaceus Joannis Latham [John Latham]. Supplementum indicis ornithologici, sive systematis ornithologiaæ. Londini [London]: G. Leigh, J. et S. Sotheby, 1801, 69 – type loc. Nova Hollandia [Australia].

Salvadorina Rothschild and Hartert, 1894

Salvadorina Walter Rothschild and Ernst Hartert. “Salvadorina waigiuensis Gen. Nov. et Sp. Nov.” Novitates Zoologicae 1, , no. 4 (1894), 683.

Salvadorina waigiuensis Salvadori’s Teal Rothschild and Hartert, 1894

Salvadorina waigiuensis Walter Rothschild and Ernst Hartert. “Salvadorina waigiuensis Gen. Nov. et Sp. Nov.” Novitates Zoologicae 1, no. 4 (1894), 683–684 _ type coll. Waigiu [Waigeo], West Papua, Indonesia, A. Bruijn.

Cairina Fleming, 1822

Cairina John Fleming. The Philosophy of Xoology, or A General View of the Structure, Functions, and Classification of Animals. Edinburgh: Archibald Constable, 1822, 2: 260.

Cairina moschata Muscovy Duck (Linnaeus, 1758)

Anas maschata Caroli Linnæi [Carl Linnaeus]. Systema naturae…. 10th edn. Holmiæ [Stockholm]: Impensis Direct. Laurentii Salvii, 1758, 1: 124 – type loc. India [error].

Asarcornis Salvadori, 1895

Asarcornis T. Salvadori. Catalogue of the Chenomorphæ (Palamedeæ, Phœnicopteri, Anseres), Crypturi, and Ratitæ in the Collection of the British Museum. Vol. 27 of Catalogue of the Birds in the British Museum. London: Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History), 1895, 46 (table), 59–60 (descr.).

Asarcornis scutulata White-winged Duck (Müller, 1842)

Anas scutulata Salomon Müller. Land- en volkenkunde. In Verhandelingen over de natuurlijke geschiedenis der Nederlandsche overzeesche bezittingen, by C. J. Temminck, edited by J. A. Susanna. Leiden: S. and J. Luchtmans and C. C. van der Hoek, 1842, no. 5, 159n. Collated and reprinted 1847, 159n – type loc. Mount Salak, Java, Dutch East Indies [Indonesia].

Pteronetta Salvadori, 1895

Pteronetta T. Salvadori. Catalogue of the Chenomorphæ (Palamedeæ, Phœnicopteri, Anseres), Crypturi, and Ratitæ in the Collection of the British Museum. Vol. 27 of Catalogue of the Birds in the British Museum. London: Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History), 1895, 46 (table), 63 (descr.).

Pteronetta hartlaubii Hartlaub’s Duck (Cassin, 1860)

Querquedula Hartlaubii John Cassin. “Catalogue of Birds Collected on the Rivers Camma and Ogobai, Western Africa, by Mr. P. B. Duchaillu, in 1858, with Notes and Descriptions of New Species.” Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 11 (“1859”), no. 2 (1860), 175 – type coll. Rivers Camma and Ogobai, Western Africa, 1858, P. B. Duchaillu [P. B. Du Chaillu].

Aix Boie, 1828

Aix F. Boie. “Bemerkungen über mehrere neue Vogelgattungen.” Isis von Oken 21, Heft 3 (1828), col. 329.

Aix sponsa Wood Duck (Linnaeus, 1758)

Anas Sponsa Caroli Linnæi [Carl Linnaeus]. Systema naturae…. 10th edn. Holmiæ [Stockholm]: Impensis Direct. Laurentii Salvii, 1758, 1: 128 – type loc. America septentrionali [North America].

Aix galericulata Mandarin Duck (Linnaeus, 1758)

Anas galericulata Caroli Linnæi [Carl Linnaeus]. Systema naturae…. 10th edn. Holmiæ [Stockholm]: Impensis Direct. Laurentii Salvii, 1758, 1: 128 – type loc. China.

Chenonetta Brandt, 1836

Chenonetta Joanne Friderico Brandt [Johann Friedrich von Brandt]. Aves. Fasc. 1 of Descriptiones et icones animalium Rossicorum novorum vel minus rite cognitorum. Petropoli [Saint Petersburg]: Academiae scientiarum, 1836, 5.

Chenonetta jubata Maned Duck (Latham, 1801)

Anas jubata Joannis Latham [John Latham]. Supplementum indicis ornithologici, sive systematis ornithologiaæ. Londini [London]: G. Leigh, J. et S. Sotheby, 1801, 69 – type loc. Nova Hollandia [Australia].

Nettapus Brandt, 1836

Nettapus Joanne Friderico Brandt [Johann Friedrich von Brandt]. Aves. Fasc. 1 of Descriptiones et icones animalium Rossicorum novorum vel minus rite cognitorum. Petropoli [Saint Petersburg]: Academiae scientiarum, 1836, 5.

Nettapus auritus African Pygmy Goose (Boddaert, 1783)

Anas aurita P. Boddaert. Table des planches enluminéez d’histoire naturelle de M. D’Aubenton…. Utrecht, 1783, 48 – type loc.