Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Ducks, Geese and Swans :: New Zealand Scaup

New Zealand Scaup Aythya novaeseelandiae

Described by: Gmelin (1789)
Alternate common name(s): Black Teal, Black Scaup
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Christchurch Botanic Garden, Christchurch, Canterbury, South Island, New Zealand - Oct 17, 2004 © Jan Hartog 
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New Zealand;
Two populations;
N. and ec. North Island on coastal lagoons including Bay of Plenty, Lake Mangamahoe and Lake Ponui in the Wairarapa. N. and w. South Island in the w. Mountains.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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