Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

White-cheeked Pintail Anas bahamensis

Photo: Carel de Haseth

Classification

Anatidae [family]
Anas [genus] (8)
bahamensis [species]

Classification

Anatidae [family]
Anas [genus] (8)
bahamensis [species]

Names

Dutch name Bahamapijlstaart
Alternative Dutch name Bahama pijlstaart
English name White-cheeked Pintail
Alternative English name Bahama Pintail
Papiamento name Patu Morèkè
Papiamento name Patu di Aña (Bonaire, Curaçao)
Papiamento name Pato di Aña (Aruba)
Valid name Anas bahamensis Linnaeus, 1758

Classification