Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Aves > Order: Anseriformes > Family: Anatidae > Genus: Mergus > Species: Mergus serrator

Red-breasted Merganser - Mergus serrator Linnaeus, 1758

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Near Threatened (IUCN)
EU Population status
Threatened
Protected by EU Birds Directive and 4 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 370 are designated for this species
Breeding habitats
  • rivers and lakes
  • sparsely vegetated land
Wintering habitats
  • coastal
  • rivers and lakes
Natura 2000 species code A069

Distribution

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Threat and EU population status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

EU population status

The status of the population at the EU level was evaluated at the species level; this was based on the reports delivered by Member States under Article 12 of the Birds Directive (see fact sheet below). The EU status assessment can cover several subspecies/subspecific population units. For more information, please consult the species fact sheet and link below.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Vulnerable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Endangered
Extinct
Least Concern
Critically Endangered
Population status categories for bird species under the Birds Directive
Secure
Near Threatened, declining or depleted
Threatened (i.e. vulnerable, endangered, critically endangered, regionally extinct)
Unknown or not evaluated

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
DE1533301 Germany Staberhuk Map
DE2210401 Germany Niedersächsisches Wattenmeer und angrenzendes Küstenmeer Map
DE2935401 Germany Aland-Elbe-Niederung Map
DE2948401 Germany Schorfheide-Chorin Map
DE2951401 Germany Unteres Odertal Map
DE3334401 Germany Milde-Niederung/Altmark Map
DE3437401 Germany Elbaue Jerichow Map
DE3513401 Germany Alfsee Map
DE3642401 Germany Rietzer See Map
DE3928401 Germany Innerstetal von Langelsheim bis Groß Düngen Map
DE4029301 Germany Ecker- und Okertal Map
DE4029401 Germany Okertal bei Vienenburg Map
DE4139401 Germany Mittlere Elbe einschließlich Steckby-Lödderitzer Forst Map
DE4531401 Germany Helmestausee Berga-Kelbra (Anteil Sachsen-Anhalt) Map
DE4638401 Germany Saale-Elster-Aue südlich Halle Map
DE5314303 Germany NSG Krombachtalsperre Map
DE5511301 Germany NSG Urmitzer Werth Map
DE5818401 Germany Main bei Mühlheim und NSG 'Rumpenheimer und Bürgeler Kiesgruben' Map
DK002X110 Denmark Saltholm og omliggende hav Map
DK005X094 Denmark Sejerø Bugt og Nekselø Map
DK005X096 Denmark Farvandet mellem Skælskør Fjord og Glænø Map
DK005Y102 Denmark Havet mellem Korshage og Hundested Map
DK006X081 Denmark Karrebæk, Dybsø og Avnø Fjorde Map
DK006X083 Denmark Kyststrækningen v. Hyllekrog-Rødsand Map
DK006X084 Denmark Ulvsund, Grønsund og Farø Fjord Map
DK006X085 Denmark Smålandshavet nord for Lolland Map
DK006X088 Denmark Nakskov Fjord og Inderfjord Map
DK006X089 Denmark Præstø Fjord, Ulvshale, Nyord og Jungshoved Nor Map
DK008X071 Denmark Sydfynske Øhav Map
DK008X075 Denmark Odense Fjord Map
DK008Z047 Denmark Lillebælt Map
DK009X064 Denmark Flensborg Fjord og Nybøl Nor Map
DK00AY057 Denmark Vadehavet Map
DK00CX028 Denmark Nissum Bredning Map
DK00CX038 Denmark Nissum Fjord Map
DK00CY040 Denmark Venø, Venø Sund Map
DK00EX020 Denmark Vestlige Vejler, Arup Holm og Hovsør Røn Map
DK00EX023 Denmark Agger Tange Map
DK00EY012 Denmark Løgstør Bredning, Livø, Feggesund og Skarrehage Map
DK00EY013 Denmark Østlige Vejler Map
DK00EY014 Denmark Lovns Bredning Map
DK00EY027 Denmark Glomstrup Vig, Agerø, Munkholm og Katholm Odde, Lindholm og Rotholme Map
DK00FX001 Denmark Ulvedybet og Nibe Bredning Map
DK00FX002 Denmark Ålborg Bugt, nordlige del Map
DK00FX345 Denmark Læsø, sydlige del Map
EE0010170 Estonia Paljassaare Map
EE0010171 Estonia Kolga lahe Map
EE0010173 Estonia Lahemaa Map
EE0040001 Estonia Väinamere Map
EE0040201 Estonia Nõva-Osmussaare Map
EE0040346 Estonia Pärnu lahe Map
EE0040351 Estonia Luitemaa Map
EE0040412 Estonia Kahtla-Kübassaare Map
EE0040432 Estonia Küdema lahe Map
EE0040434 Estonia Kura kurgu Map
EE0040441 Estonia Kaugatoma-Lõu Map
EE0040444 Estonia Mullutu-Loode Map
EE0040461 Estonia Riksu ranniku Map
EE0040476 Estonia Tagamõisa Map
EE0040496 Estonia Vilsandi Map
EE0080172 Estonia Endla Map
ES0000024 Spain Doñana Map
ES0000025 Spain Marismas del Odiel Map
ES0000084 Spain Ses Salines d'Eivissa i Formentera Map
ES0000140 Spain Bahía de Cádiz Map
ES0000143 Spain Marismas de Santoña, Victoria y Joyel y Ría de Ajo Map
ES0000144 Spain Urdaibaiko itsasadarra / Ría de Urdaibai Map
ES0000175 Spain Salinas y Arenales de San Pedro del Pinatar Map
ES0000260 Spain Mar Menor Map
ES1140007 Spain Baixo Miño Map
ES1300007 Spain Marismas de Santoña, Victoria y Joyel Map
ES2110011 Spain Zadorraren sistemako urtegiak / Embalses del sistema del Zadorra Map
ES2130005 Spain Gaztelugatxeko Doniene / San Juan de Gaztelugatxe Map
ES2130007 Spain Urdaibaiko itsasertzak eta padurak / Zonas litorales y marismas de Urdaibai Map
ES6150006 Spain Marismas del Río Piedras y Flecha del Rompido Map
ES6160002 Spain Alto Guadalquivir Map
FR2110001 France Lacs de la forêt d'Orient Map
FR2110002 France Lac du Der Map
FR2310044 France Estuaire et marais de la Basse Seine Map
FR2310045 France Littoral seino-marin Map
FR2510037 France Chausey Map
FR2510047 France Baie de Seine occidentale Map
FR2510099 France Falaise du Bessin Occidental Map
FR2512001 France Littoral augeron Map
FR3110039 France Platier d'Oye Map
FR3110085 France Cap Gris-Nez Map
FR4211811 France Vallée du Rhin de Lauterbourg à Strasbourg Map
FR5210008 France Lac de Grand Lieu Map
FR5310011 France Côte de Granit Rose-Sept Iles Map
FR5310050 France Baie de Saint-Brieuc - Est Map
FR5310057 France Archipel de Glénan Map
FR5310070 France Tregor Goëlo Map
FR5310071 France Rade de Brest : Baie de Daoulas, Anse de Poulmic Map
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FR5410013 France Anse de Fouras, baie d'Yves, marais de Rochefort Map
FR5410100 France Marais poitevin Map
FR5412012 France Bonne Anse, marais de Bréjat et de Saint Augustin Map
FR8310079 France Val d'Allier Bourbonnais Map
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IE0000297 Ireland Lough Corrib SAC Map
IE0000697 Ireland Bannow Bay SAC Map
IE0000781 Ireland Slaney River Valley SAC Map
IE0001230 Ireland Courtmacsherry Estuary SAC Map
IE0001774 Ireland Lough Carra/Mask Complex SAC Map
IE0002070 Ireland Tralee Bay and Magharees Peninsula, West to Cloghane SAC Map
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IE0004006 Ireland North Bull Island SPA Map
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IE0004024 Ireland Sandymount Strand/Tolka Estuary SPA Map
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IE0004027 Ireland Tramore Back Strand SPA Map
IE0004028 Ireland Blackwater Estuary SPA Map
IE0004029 Ireland Castlemaine Harbour SPA Map
IE0004030 Ireland Cork Harbour SPA Map
IE0004031 Ireland Inner Galway Bay SPA Map
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IE0004035 Ireland Cummeen Strand SPA Map
IE0004036 Ireland Killala Bay/Moy Estuary SPA Map
IE0004037 Ireland Blacksod Bay/Broad Haven SPA Map
IE0004050 Ireland Lough Arrow SPA Map
IE0004051 Ireland Lough Carra SPA Map
IE0004052 Ireland Carrowmore Lake SPA Map
IE0004062 Ireland Lough Mask SPA Map
IE0004075 Ireland Lough Swilly SPA Map
IE0004076 Ireland Wexford Harbour and Slobs SPA Map
IE0004077 Ireland River Shannon and River Fergus Estuaries SPA Map
IE0004078 Ireland Carlingford Lough SPA Map
IE0004080 Ireland Boyne Estuary SPA Map
IE0004087 Ireland Lough Foyle SPA Map
IE0004129 Ireland Ballysadare Bay SPA Map
IT1110007 Italy Laghi di Avigliana Map
IT2020006 Italy Lago di Pusiano Map
IT2040022 Italy Lago di Mezzola e Pian di Spagna Map
IT2070020 Italy Torbiere d'Iseo Map
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IT8050048 Italy Costa tra Punta Tresino e le Ripe Rosse Map
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ITA090006 Italy Saline di Siracusa e Fiume Ciane Map
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PLB220004 Poland Ujście Wisły Map
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UK9013031 United Kingdom Traeth Lafan/ Lavan Sands, Conway Bay Map
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IT2040042 Italy Pian di Spagna e Lago di Mezzola Map
ES6200006 Spain Espacios Abiertos e Islas del Mar Menor Map
IT1324909 Italy Torrente Arroscia e Centa Map
GR2110001 Greece AMVRAKIKOS KOLPOS, DELTA LOUROU KAI ARACHTHOU (PETRA, MYTIKAS, EVRYTERI PERIOCHI) Map
BG0000270 Bulgaria Atanasovsko ezero Map
SKUEV0311 Slovakia Kačenky Map
PLH990002 Poland Ostoja na Zatoce Pomorskiej Map
SKUEV0313 Slovakia Devínske jazero Map
GR1150010 Greece DELTA NESTOU KAI LIMNOTHALASSES KERAMOTIS - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI KAI PARAKTIA ZONI Map
FR4112009 France Forêts et étangs d'Argonne et vallée de l'Ornain Map
FR9312015 France Étangs entre Istres et Fos Map
IT20B0501 Italy Viadana, Portiolo, San Benedetto Po e Ostiglia Map
PLH220032 Poland Zatoka Pucka i Półwysep Helski Map
BG0002046 Bulgaria Yatata Map
IT3250046 Italy Laguna di Venezia Map
ES6200030 Spain Mar Menor Map
PTCON0011 Portugal Estuário do Sado Map
DE5314450 Germany Hoher Westerwald Map
GR1130009 Greece LIMNES KAI LIMNOTHALASSES TIS THRAKIS - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI KAI PARAKTIA ZONI Map
GR4110004 Greece LESVOS: KOLPOS KALLONIS KAI CHERSAIA PARAKTIA ZONI Map
IT8030018 Italy Lago di Patria Map
IT8010028 Italy Foce Volturno - Variconi Map
BG0002041 Bulgaria Kompleks Ropotamo Map
IT20B0401 Italy Parco Regionale Oglio Sud Map
BG0002028 Bulgaria Kompleks Straldzha Map
SKUEV0125 Slovakia Gajarské alúvium Moravy Map
FR8212020 France Lac Léman Map
IT9110001 Italy Isola e Lago di Varano Map
IT5210018 Italy Lago Trasimeno Map
FR9112005 France Complexe lagunaire de Salses-Leucate Map
DE5421401 Germany Vogelsberg Map
IT8010029 Italy Fiume Garigliano Map
GR2440002 Greece KOILADA KAI EKVOLES SPERCHEIOU - MALIAKOS KOLPOS Map
GR1220002 Greece DELTA AXIOU - LOUDIA - ALIAKMONA - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI - AXIOUPOLI Map
BG0002029 Bulgaria Kotlenska planina Map
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FR5212009 France Marais Breton, baie de Bourgneuf, île de Noirmoutier et forêt de Monts Map
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IT20B0017 Italy Ansa e Valli del Mincio Map
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FR5312005 France Rivières de Pont-l'Abbé et de l'Odet Map
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Legal status

Legal text Annex Conditions More information
Directive 2009/147/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council, of 30 November 2009, on the conservation of wild birds (EU Birds Directive) http://ec.europa.eu/environm...rective/index_en.htm
Convention on the conservation of European wildlife and natural habitats (Bern Convention) (All species of Birds not included in Appendix II) http://www.coe.int/t/dg4/cul.../bern/default_en.asp
Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals. (Bonn Convention) (Migratory species of Anatidae) http://www.cms.int/
Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds. Convention on Migratory Species of Wild Animals. (AEWA) http://www.migratoryspecies....ent/about-cms-family

http://www.unep-aewa.org/en/legalinstrument/aewa
Convention on the Protection of the Marine Environment of the Baltic Sea Area (Helsinki Convention) http://www.helcom.fi/action-areas/species-and-habitats

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Garknabja gaura Latvian Latvian NRC
Harle huppé French Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Merganso-de-poupa Portuguese Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Middelste Zaagbek Dutch Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Mittelsäger German Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Örvös bukó Hungarian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Red-breasted Merganser English Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Serreta Mediana Spanish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Småskrake Swedish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Smergo minore Italian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Szlachar Polish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
szlachar (tracz Polish Polish NRC
Tukkakoskelo Finnish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
No synonyms available.

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
EBCC Atlas of breeding birds European Bird Census Council's Atlas of Breeding Birds
EURing code:02210 European bird-ringing
EoL Encyclopedia of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia
WoRMS World Register of Marine Species

External data

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