Taxon profile


Green Pygmy-goose
Nettapus pulchellus Gould, 1842

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

Scientific synonyms

Cheniscus pulchellus rogersi Mathews, 1916

Least Concern



Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [50e43c51-3701-4c3e-a14f-7c1580e21d51]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Nettapus pulchellus Gould, 1842]
Data retrieved on: 6 February 2015
EN Bird Life 5.1 [413]

Bird Life [] [as Nettapus pulchellus Gould, 1842]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Nettapus pulchellus Gould, 1842]
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 Nettapus pulchellus Gould, 1842]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Nettapus pulchellus]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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