Data about <i>Aythya ferina</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Aythya ferina</i>
  • Geographic distribution
    A description of the geographic distribution, or range, of the taxon. Includes descriptions of global, regional, or political aspects of range and whether the taxon is native or introduced in portions of the range and endemicity.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/ontology/voc/SPMInfoItems#Distribution
Geographic distribution
Additional detail Polish Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Portuguese Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Spanish Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail United Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Wimereux World Register of Marine Species  
  • Latitude
    The geographic latitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are north of the Equator, negative values are south of it. Legal values lie between -90 and 90, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLatitude
Latitude min
Additional detail 19.77 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 56.97 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
  • Longitude
    The geographic longitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are east of the Greenwich Meridian, negative values are west of it. Legal values lie between -180 and 180, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLongitude
Longitude min
Additional detail 1.17 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 85.33 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Aythya ferina</i>
Body mass
Additional detail 822.24 g Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
Weight
Additional detail 823 g adult AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Ecology

Data about <i>Aythya ferina</i>
Habitat
Additional detail freshwater habitat
  • Freshwater habitat
    A habitat that is in or on a body of water containing low concentrations of dissolved salts and other total dissolved solids (<0.5 grams dissolved salts per litre).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002037
IUCN  
Additional detail marine habitat
  • Marine habitat
    A habitat that is in or on a sea or ocean containing high concentrations of dissolved salts and other total dissolved solids (typically >35 grams dissolved salts per litre).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000569
IUCN  
Additional detail terrestrial habitat
  • Terrestrial habitat
    A habitat that is on or at the boundary of the surface of the Earth.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002009
IUCN  
Habitat
Additional detail animal habitation
  • Animal habitation
    The dwelling of an animal or group of similar animals.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00005803
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail artificial island
  • Artificial island
    An island constructed by human effort.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000099
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail biosphere reserve
  • Biosphere reserve
    An international conservation designation given by UNESCO under its Programme on Man and the Biosphere (MAB).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000376
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail estuary
  • Estuary
    A semi-enclosed coastal body of water with one or more rivers or streams flowing into it, and with a free connection to the open sea.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000045
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail fresh water Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail freshwater lake
  • Freshwater lake
    A lake of whose water contains low concentrations of salts.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000021
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail gravel
  • Gravel
    Gravel is an environmental material which is composed of pieces of rock that are at least two millimeters (2mm) in its largest dimension and no more than 75 millimeters.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000018
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail gravel pit Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail marsh
  • Marsh
    A wetland, featuring grasses, rushes, reeds, typhas, sedges, and other herbaceous plants (possibly with low-growing woody plants) in a context of shallow water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000035
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail peak Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail pond
  • Pond
    A body of water, usually of smaller size than a lake.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000033
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail scrubland
  • Scrubland
    Area covered with low-growing or stunted perennial vegetation and usually not mixed with trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000300
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sewage
  • Sewage
    Wastewater that is contaminated with feces or urine,
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002018
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail shore
  • Shore
    That part of the land in immediate contact with a body of water including the area between high and low water lines.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000304
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail tropical Environments - EOL project  
Foraging Habitat
Additional detail freshwater habitat
  • Freshwater habitat
    A habitat that is in or on a body of water containing low concentrations of dissolved salts and other total dissolved solids (<0.5 grams dissolved salts per litre).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002037
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
Primary Diet
Additional detail eats vegetation
  • Eats vegetation
    Eats plant material other than fruit, nectar, sap, or seeds.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/eatsVegetation
adult
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
  • Interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWith
Interacts with
Additional detail Common Reed GloBI  
Additional detail Pondweeds GloBI  
  • Interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
Interacts with
Additional detail Common Pochard GloBI  
Additional detail Common Pochard GloBI  
Additional detail Zebra Mussel GloBI  
Water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 3.23 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 4.17 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature max
Additional detail 10.2 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 9.76 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 2.48 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 3.45 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.36 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.4 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 6.51 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 6.64 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation min
Additional detail 101.05 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 103.79 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
Water salinity min
Additional detail 33.78 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 34.16 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Aythya ferina</i>
Nest type
Additional detail open cup Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
Developmental Mode
Additional detail precocial
  • Precocial
    Parent(s) provide neither food nor thermoregulation (e.g., pheasants and ducks).
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/precocial
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
Foraging time
Additional detail diurnal Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
Parental care
Additional detail only female provides care
  • Only female provides care
    Only the female feeds and nurtures offspring.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/parentalCareFemale
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
Log10 productivity
Additional detail -0.141 Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
Total life span max
Additional detail 23.2 years AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Onset of fertility
Additional detail 1.0 years female AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Additional detail 1.0 years male AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Conservation

Data about <i>Aythya ferina</i>
Population trend
Additional detail Decreasing IUCN  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Aythya ferina</i>
Conservation status
Additional detail least concern
  • Least concern
    A taxon is Least Concern when it has been evaluated against the criteria and does not qualify for Critically Endangered, Endangered, Vulnerable or Near Threatened. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/leastConcern
IUCN  

Other

Data about <i>Aythya ferina</i>
Migratorystatus
Additional detail migratory
  • Migratory
    Makes seasonal movements between breeding and wintering grounds
    http://www.owl-ontologies.com/unnamed.owl#Migratory
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  

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