Anas platyrhynchos

Anas platyrhynchos Linnaeus 1758

Common Names

Mallard (English), خضاري (Arabic), Canard colvert (French), Stockente (German), Common Mallard (English), Northern Mallard (English)

Languages: English

Conservation

Status in Egypt

Resident breeder, regular passage visitor and winter visitor.

Taxonomy

  • Anas oustaleti Salvadori, 1894 (synonym)
  • Anas boschas (synonym)
  • Anas domesticus (synonym)
  • Anas platyrhynchus (synonym)

References

B., Bruun., & S. Baha El Din. (1985).  Common Birds of Egypt, The American University in Cairo Press, Cairo..