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    • Anser albifrons
  • Spanish
    • Ganso careto-mayor
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    • Greater White-fronted Goose
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    • oie rieuse
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    • Ganso-de-testa-branca
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    • Blässgans
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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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annikaml

Date

January 24, 2015 04:10 PM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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cullen

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January 16, 2015 05:01 PM CST

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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dwest

Date

January 15, 2015 04:28 PM PST

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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abr

Date

December 6, 2014 03:50 PM PST

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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mrfish33

Date

January 11, 2015

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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finatic

Date

January 10, 2015 03:25 PM PST

Place

Lindo Lake (Google, OSM)

Description

San Diego County, California, US

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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greglasley

Date

January 10, 2015

Description

One White-fronted Goose surrounded by Canadas/Cackling. Image from 200+ yards

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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alexc88

Date

December 11, 2014 04:03 PM PST

Description

Left of the Canada Goose

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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gpstewart

Date

January 3, 2015

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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paloma

Date

January 3, 2015 04:40 PM PST

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

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royaltyler

Date

January 2, 2015 09:17 AM CST

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Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

Observer

hfabian

Date

January 1, 2015

Description

One individuals in mixed flock with Canada and Cackling Geese.

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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.