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Anatinae

IOC Classification: DomainEukaryota • RegnumAnimalia • PhylumChordata • SubphylumVertebrata • InfraphylumGnathostomata • SuperclassisTetrapoda • ClassisAves • SuperordoNeognathae • OrdoAnseriformes • FamiliaAnatidae • Subfamilia: Anatinae (Leach, 1820)

11 GeneraEdit

* Single species genus

The number of genera in Anatinae varies between sources.
Aythya, Marmaronetta, and Netta are sometimes placed in this subfamilia. In Wikimedia they are placed in the separate subfamilia, Aythyinae (diving ducks).
The Pink-headed duck is sometimes placed in Rhodonessa as R. caryophyllacea in this subfamilia. Here it is placed in Netta (subfamilia Aythyinae) as Netta caryophyllacea.

Wikispecies Wikispecies has an entry on: Anatinae.