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Green-winged Teal (Eurasian) - Anas crecca crecca

Non-native Species
Accidental Species

Global Rank: G5T5
State Rank: SNA

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General Description
The subspecies typically breeds across most of central and northern Eurasia and winters south to central Africa, India, and Southeast Asia (Marks et al. 2016). Observations of the subspecies have only been reported a handful of times in Montana (MTNHP 2019).

For a comprehensive review of the conservation status, habitat use, and ecology of this and other Montana bird species, please see Marks et al. 2016, Birds of Montana.

Observations in Montana Natural Heritage Program Database
Number of Observations: 10

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Relative Density


SUMMER (Feb 16 - Dec 14)
Direct Evidence of Breeding

Indirect Evidence of Breeding

No Evidence of Breeding

WINTER (Dec 15 - Feb 15)
Regularly Observed

Not Regularly Observed


(Observations spanning multiple months or years are excluded from time charts)

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Green-winged Teal (Eurasian) — Anas crecca crecca.  Montana Field Guide.  .  Retrieved on , from