Tag: all of Marmaronetta

Use of wing tags and other methods to mark Marbled Teal (Marmaronetta angustirostris) in Spain.

Marbled Duck (Marmaronetta angustirostris) Science Article 1 abstract To design methods to mark Marbled Teal Marmaronetta angustirostris, to test these methods in captive conditions and to apply them in field research in Spain. Location: Marked birds were released at El Hondo, Valencian community (eastern Spain) and Donana (south-west Spain). Captive trials were conducted at nearby […]

Survival of Marbled Teal (Marmaronetta angustirostris)released back into the wild

Marbled Duck (Marmaronetta angustirostris) Science Article 2 abstract Reintroduction or re-enforcement programmes are major tools in species conservation, but there is a need for more studies thatassess the influence of different husbandry and release methods on the survival of released animals. We investigated the survival ofglobally threatened Marbled Teal (Marmaronetta angustirostris) taken into captivity as […]

Marbled Duck (Marmaronetta angustirostris)

[order] ANSERIFORMES | [family] Anatidae | [latin] Marmaronetta angustirostris | [authority] Menetries, 1832 | [UK] Marbled Duck | [FR] Sarcelle marbree | [DE] Marmelente | [ES] Cerceta pardilla | [NL] Marmereend Subspecies Monotypic species Genus The Marbled Duck, or Marbled Teal (Marmaronetta angustirostris), is a medium-sized duck. It used to be included among the dabbling […]