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  • Korean
    • 쇠기러기
  • 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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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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slsfirefight

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September 27, 2016 08:28 PM PDT

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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lulubelle

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January 27, 2013

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Restricted area.

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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dpom

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September 24, 2016 09:21 AM PDT

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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wincal

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January 14, 2016 12:34 PM CST

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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cullin

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February 13, 2011 03:47 PM PST

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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dpom

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September 22, 2016 09:27 AM PDT

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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rennygrilz

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September 17, 2016 07:45 AM CST

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one observeved

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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terathopius

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June 12, 2015 10:51 PM HST

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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natureali

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January 10, 2016 02:10 PM PST

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Fresno-Clovis Wastewater Treatment Plant, Fresno, California
10 January 2016

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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slsfirefight

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October 2, 2015 12:47 PM PDT

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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johnyochum

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January 30, 2016 08:08 AM CST

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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carita

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September 10, 2016 09:15 AM PDT
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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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