Explore the Taxonomic Tree

Explore the Taxonomic Tree

Ducks

mixed flock of mallard and pintail ducks resting in wetlands
Common Name
Ducks
Geese
Screamers
Swans
Waterfowl

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The table below is a high-level overview of the subsequent branches of this taxon, organized by taxonomic level and further subdivided by items that FWS focuses on, either through a regulatory or other capacity. You can change your list view by selecting an option from the overview table:

  • To view all branches of a respective taxonomic level, see the Taxa column.
  • To further filter your view of branches that FWS focuses on, see the FWS Focus column.
  • By default, the list view will always show the child branches of the current taxon.

Branches of Anseriformes

Taxonomic Level Taxa FWS Focus
Suborder 0
Infraorder 0
Section 0
Subsection 0
Superfamily 0
Family 3
Subfamily 5
Tribe 0
Subtribe 0
Genus 53
Subgenus 0
Species 164 34
Aberration 0
Form 0
Morph 0
Race 0
Stirp 0
Subspecies 129 4
Unspecified 0
Variety 0
All Subtaxa 354 38

Location in Taxonomic Tree

Kingdom Animalia
Subkingdom Bilateria
Infrakingdom Deuterostomia
Phylum Chordata
Subphylum Vertebrata
Infraphylum Gnathostomata
Superclass Tetrapoda
Class Aves
Order Anseriformes

Viewing: descendants of Anseriformes