Literature Teal
[order] Anseriformes | [family]

Teal determination[order] Anseriformes | [family] Anatidae | [latin] Anas crecca | [UK] Teal | [FR] Sarcelle de hiver | [DE] Krickente | [ES] Cerceta común | [IT] Alzavola comune | [NL] Wintertaling


Early breeding teal Anas crecca use the best lakes and have the highest reproductive success.
Author(s): Elmberg, J., Nummi, P., Pöysä, H., Gunnarsson, G. & Sjöberg, K. 2005
Abstract: Teal (Anas crecca) broods were studied in 1988-2003 in a boreal watershed comprising 51 permanent wetlands. Brood size of near-fledged ducklings was negatively related to the hatching date, i.e. early pairs had higher reproductive success than late p..[more]..
Source: Ann. Zool. Fennici 42: 37-43
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Wingbeat frequency and the body drag anomaly: wind-tunnel observations on a thrush nightingale (Luscinia luscinia) and a teal (Anas crecca)
Author(s): C. J. Pennycuick, M. Klaassen, A. Kvist, and A. K. Lindstrom
Abstract: A teal (Anas crecca) and a thrush nightingale (Luscinia luscinia) were trained to fly in the Lund wind tunnel for periods of up to 3 and 16 h respectively. Both birds flew in steady flapping flight, with such regularity that their wingbeat frequencie..[more]..
Source: The Journal of Experimental Biology 199, 2757-2765 (1996)
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Long-term climatic trend and body size variation in teal Anas crecca
Author(s): Matthieu Guillemain, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Alan R. Johnson & Géraldine Simon
Abstract: A general warming of climate in the future may profoundly affect wildlife populations in terms of numbers, distribution and characteristics of the individuals, therefore leading to new challenges in terms of management and conservation. The effects o..[more]..
Source: Wildl. Biol. ,11:2 (2005)
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Spring migration dates of teal Anas crecca ringed in the
Camargue, southern France

Author(s): Matthieu Guillemain, Céline Arzel, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Vincent Schricke, Alan R. Johnson & Géraldine Simon
Abstract: The policy of the European Commission prohibits hunting of migratory birds while they travel to their breeding grounds. To date, spring migration dates of ducks have mainly been determined using bird counts, but the validity of this sometimes dispute..[more]..
Source: Wildl. Biol. 12: 163-169
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The displays of the American green-winged teal
Author(s): McKinney, F
Abstract: The displays of the European race of the Green-winged Teal (Anas crecca crecca) have been studied intensively (Lorenz, 1953, 1958; Lorenz and von de Wall, 1960; von de Wall 1963) but no detailed description has been published for the North American r..[more]..
Source: Wilson Bull. 77:112-121
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Green-winged Teal (Anas crecca)
Author(s): Johnson, K
Abstract: Extended species account..[more]..
Source: The Birds of North America, No. 193
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All of Anatidae

  1. American Wigeon
  2. Anas americana
  1. Bar-headed Goose
  2. Anser indicus
  1. Barnacle Goose
  2. Branta leucopsis
  1. Barrows Goldeneye
  2. Bucephala islandica
  1. Bean Goose
  2. Anser fabalis
  1. Blue-winged Teal
  2. Anas discors
  1. Brent Goose
  2. Branta bernicla
  1. Canada goose
  2. Branta canadensis
  1. Canvasback
  2. Aythya valisineria
  1. Common Scoter
  2. Melanitta nigra
  1. Egyptian Goose
  2. Alopochen aegyptiacus
  1. Eider
  2. Somateria mollissima
  1. Garganey
  2. Anas querquedula
  1. Goldeneye
  2. Bucephala clangula
  1. Greater Scaup
  2. Aythya marila
  1. Greater White-fronted Goose
  2. Anser albifrons
  1. Greylag Goose
  2. Anser anser
  1. Hooded Merganser
  2. Lophodytes cucullatus
  1. Lesser White-fronted Goose
  2. Anser erythropus
  1. Light-bellied Brent Goose
  2. Branta bernicla hrota
  1. Mallard
  2. Anas platyrhynchos
  1. Marbled Duck
  2. Marmaronetta angustirostris
  1. Merganser
  2. Mergus merganser
  1. Mute Swan
  2. Cygnus olor
  1. Northern Pintail
  2. Anas acuta
  1. Northern Shoveler
  2. Anas clypeata
  1. Pink-footed Goose
  2. Anser brachyrhynchus
  1. Pochard
  2. Aythya ferina
  1. Redhead
  2. Aythya americana
  1. Ruddy Duck
  2. Oxyura jamaicensis
  1. Shelduck
  2. Tadorna tadorna
  1. Snow Goose
  2. Anser caerulescens
  1. Stellers Eider
  2. Polysticta stelleri
  1. Surf Scoter
  2. Melanitta perspicillata
  1. Teal
  2. Anas crecca
  1. Tufted Duck
  2. Aythya fuligula
  1. Whistling Swan
  2. Cygnus columbianus
  1. White-headed Duck
  2. Oxyura leucocephala
  1. Wigeon
  2. Anas penelope
  1. Wood Duck
  2. Aix sponsa
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