Taxon profile


Blue-billed Duck
Oxyura australis Gould, 1837

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Anseriformes »  family Anatidae - ducks, geese and swans »  genus Oxyura

Scientific synonyms

Nyroca fusca Cotton, 1848
Oxyura australis victoriae Mathews, 1912

Near Threatened



Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [9e61785d-362a-4761-a3e4-d8b5c307b329]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Oxyura australis Gould, 1837]
Data retrieved on: 6 February 2015
EN Bird Life 5.1 [362]

Bird Life [] [as Oxyura australis Gould, 1836]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Oxyura australis Gould, 1837]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Oxyura australis Gould, 1836]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Oxyura australis]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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