Blue-winged Teal (Anas discors) - HBW 1, p. 612
French: Sarcelle soucrourou
Spanish: Cerceta Aliazul
Other common names: Bluewing
Taxonomy: Anas discors Linnaeus, 1766, North America = Carolina ex Catesby.
Sometimes placed in genus Spatula. E population has been assigned separate subspecies, orphna, but doubtfully valid. Monotypic.
Distribution: North America, from S Alaska to Newfoundland, and S to C USA.
- Least Concern Enlarge map