Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Green-winged Teal Anas carolinensis

Photo: Michiel Oversteegen

Classification

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

Classification

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

Names

Dutch name Amerikaanse wintertaling
Alternative Dutch name Wintertaling (pre-split)
English name Green-winged Teal
Alternative English name Common Teal (pre-split)
Papiamento name Patu ala Bèrdè (Bonaire, Curaçao)
Papiamento name Pato ala Bèrdè (Aruba)
Valid name Anas carolinensis Gmelin, 1791
Synonym Anas crecca carolinensis Gmelin, 1791

Classification