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Table 5 Survey of sampling and the list of recorded species

From: Directional compass preference for landing in water birds

Species N flocks N specimens Countries N localities N half-day sessions Observer
Alopochen aegyptiacus 189 189 RB 1 4 Hus
Anas penelope 91 646 FIN 1 1 Har, Kus
Anas platyrhynchos 2,431 12,235 CDN, CZ, D, I, EST, FIN, PL 25 70 Han, Har, Kus, Mal, Nov, Pat, Ple, Pol
Anser anser 16 26 D, PL 2 4 Mal, Har, Kus
Aythya ferina 155 200 PL 3 4 Har, Kus
Cygnus olor 15 19 EST, FIN, PL 3 3 Har, Kus
Dendrocygna viduata 30 932 RB 3 3 Hus
Larus canus 107 214 FIN 1 2 Har, Kus
Larus ridibundus 119 119 D, EST, PL, 3 4 Har, Kus, Mal
Mergellus albellus 33 68 FIN 1 2 Har, Kus
Mergus merganser 22 46 FIN 1 2 Har, Kus
Nettapus auritus 14 14 RB 1 4 Hus
Vanellus armatus 31 31 RB 2 1 Hus
Vanellus coronatus 85 85 RB 1 2 Hus
Total: 14 species 3,338 14,824 8 30 78 9
  1. N, Number; CDN, Canada; CZ, Czech Republic; D, Germany; EST, Estonia; FIN, Finland; I, Italy; PL, Poland; RB, Botswana; Han, Hanzal; Har, Hart; Hus, Husinec; Kus, Kušta; Mal, Malkemper; Nov, Nováková; Pat, Patočková; Ple, Pleskač; Pol, Policht.