Scaly-sided Merganser 

Scientific Name:
Mergus squamatus
Other Names and/or Listed subspecies:
Chinese Merganser
Status/Date Listed as Endangered:
EN-IUCN: 2012
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
China, Japan, Korea, Myanmar, Russia, Taiwan, Thailand

Facts Summary:
The Scaly-sided Merganser (Mergus squamatus) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "birds" and found in the following area(s): China, Japan, Korea, Myanmar, Russia, Taiwan, Thailand. This species is also known by the following name(s): Chinese Merganser.

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