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  • Finnish
    • tundrahanhi
  • Italian
    • Oca lombardella
  • Scientific Names
    • Anser albifrons
  • Spanish
    • Ganso careto-mayor
  • English
    • Greater White-fronted Goose
  • French
    • oie rieuse
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • GWFG
  • Portuguese
    • Ganso-de-testa-branca
  • German
    • Blässgans
    • Blessgans
  • Russian
    • Гусь белолобый
  • Belarusian
    • Гусь белалобая

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Recent observations

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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slsfirefight

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May 25, 2016

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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jokurtz

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November 30, 2014

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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guglielmoc

Date

May 28, 2016 11:57 AM SAST

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

Date

February 17, 2015

Description

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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tiskolin

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March 16, 2016

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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gerardo_marron

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November 1, 2015 05:28 PM MST

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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battlemaid

Date

May 22, 2016 09:26 AM AKDT

Description

Nunamiut name: Niklivik
Photo credits: Sean Tevebaugh, NPS

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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salmonskyview

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May 22, 2016

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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bridgetspencer

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April 23, 2016

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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evahedstrom

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April 6, 2016

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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marcorastelli

Date

January 20, 2003

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(Somewhere...)

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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pihlaviita

Date

April 28, 2016

Description

Fairly rare migrant through se Finland to the breeding grounds in nw Russia.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Greater White-fronted Goose (Anser albifrons) is a species of goose. The Greater White-fronted Goose is more closely related to the smaller Lesser White-fronted Goose (A. erythropus). In Europe it has been known as simply "White-fronted Goose"; in North America it is known as the Greater White-fronted Goose (or "Greater Whitefront"), and this name is also increasingly adopted internationally. It is named for the patch of white feathers bordering the base of its bill. But even...

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Conservation Summary

Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.
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