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  • 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

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joshualincoln

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February 15, 2015

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February 27, 2015 12:48 PM PST

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February 27, 2015

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February 23, 2015

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February 23, 2015

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February 23, 2015 06:05 PM PST

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February 22, 2015 08:31 AM PST

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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February 20, 2015

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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dwest

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February 17, 2015 11:50 AM PST

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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kueda

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February 15, 2015 02:19 PM PST

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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February 6, 2015 08:25 AM PST

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johnratzlaff

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February 9, 2015 03:38 PM EST
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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.