Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

American Wigeon Anas americana

Photo: Michiel Oversteegen

Classification

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

Classification

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

Presence

Recorded on
  • Aruba
  • Bonaire
  • Curaçao
  • Sint Maarten
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Aruba
  • Indigenous (1) - Bonaire
  • Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
  • Indigenous (1) - Sint Maarten
  • Distribution description North America.
    Notes on presence status In 2002 first observed in St. Martin (Brown & Collier, 2006). Regular visitor from North America.

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