Last modified on 29 May 2014, at 22:04

Anser albifrons

IOC Classification: DomainEukaryota • RegnumAnimalia • PhylumChordata • SubphylumVertebrata • InfraphylumGnathostomata • SuperclassisTetrapoda • ClassisAves • SuperordoNeognathae • OrdoAnseriformes • FamiliaAnatidae • GenusAnser • Species: Anser albifrons (Scopoli, 1769)
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  • Subspecies: (ref)
    • A. a. albifrons
    • A. a. flavirostris
    • A. a. gambelli (syn. A. a. frontalis type)
    • A. a. sponsa (syn. "A. a. frontalis" in some recent texts)
    • A. a. elgasi
  • EnglishGreater White-fronted Goose
  • български: Голяма белочела гъска
  • čeština: Husa běločelá
  • Cymraeg: Gŵydd Dalcen-wen
  • dansk: Blisgås
  • Deutsch: Blässgans
  • Esperanto: Blankfrunta ansero
  • español: Ánsar careto
  • suomi: Tundrahanhi
  • français: Oie rieuse
  • Frysk: Blesgoes
  • עברית: אווז לבן מצח
  • 日本語: マガン
  • 한국어: 쇠기러기
  • lietuvių: Baltakaktė žąsis
  • Nederlands: Kolgans
  • norsk nynorsk: Tundragås
  • norsk bokmål: Tundragås
  • polski: Gęś białoczelna
  • svenska: Bläsgås
  • Türkçe: Sakarca kazı
  • 中文(繁體)‎: 白額雁

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Anser albifrons albifronsEdit

  • EnglishEurasian White-fronted Goose

Breeds arctic northeastern Europe, northern Asia; winters southern England, Netherlands, southern Baltic Sea area, Black Sea area, and eastern Asia

Anser albifrons flavirostrisEdit

  • EnglishGreenland White-fronted Goose

Breeds Greenland; winters northwestern Britain and Ireland; vagrant, E North America

Anser albifrons gambelliEdit

  • EnglishGambell's White-fronted Goose

Breeds arctic Canada; winters C USA, NE Mexico

Anser albifrons sponsaEdit

  • EnglishPacific White-fronted Goose

Breeds arctic western Alaska; winters W USA, NW Mexico

Anser albifrons elgasiEdit

  • EnglishTule Goose

Breeds SW Alaska; winters C California

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