Taxon profile


Australian Shoveler
Anas rhynchotis Latham, 1802

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

Scientific synonyms

Spatula rhynchotis (Latham, 1802)

Least Concern



Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Anas rhynchotis rhynchotis Latham, 1802

Anas rhynchotis rhynchotis

subspecies Anas rhynchotis variegata (Gould, 1856) - New Zealand Shoveler

Anas rhynchotis variegata - New Zealand Shoveler

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [d2ccb20e-d9aa-4820-b2d5-cd0b6805c258]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Anas rhynchotis Latham, 1801]
Data retrieved on: 1 February 2015
EN Bird Life 5.1 [447]

Bird Life [] [as Anas rhynchotis Latham, 1801]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Spatula rhynchotis (Latham, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 22 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Anas rhynchotis Latham, 1801]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Anas rhynchotis]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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