WoRMS taxon details

Anser albifrons (Scopoli, 1769)

159159  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159159)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh
Not documented
Distribution North America; Oceania; rare visitor along the east coast  
Distribution North America; Oceania; rare visitor along the east coast [details]
WoRMS (2018). Anser albifrons (Scopoli, 1769). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159159 on 2018-10-19
Date
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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
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2011-04-27 09:01:37Z
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context source (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. <em>Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke.</em> 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record Banks, R.C., R.W. McDiarmid, and A.L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Resource Publication No. 166. 79 p. [details]   

additional source Robbins, C. S. (1983). Golden field Guide to Birds of North America. Golden press. 360p. [details]   

additional source Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station., available online at http://www.gmwsrs.org/main.htm [details]   

additional source Peterson, R.T.; Peterson, V.M. (2002). A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. <em>Fifth Edition.</em> Peterson Field Guide Series. Houghton Mifflin Company. New York. 427 p. [details]   

additional source Squires, H.J. 1990. Decapod Crustacea of the Atlantic coast of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 221. 532 p. [details]   

additional source Vanner, M. 2003. The encyclopedia of North American birds. Paragon Publishing. Bath. 383 p. [details]   

additional source Gallardo, J. C., V. Macías, and E. Velarde. 2009. Birds (Vertebrata: Aves) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1321–1342 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Dimensions Length: 28" (71 cm) [details]

Distribution North America; Oceania; rare visitor along the east coast [details]

Reproduction Breeds from Hudson Bay west through northern Europe and Asia. Winters in western North America from the northwestern United States and British Columbia to southern Mexico, and also from North Africa to China and Japan. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Albanian pata memecepata belbepata ballbardhëbelbejabelbacuke  [details]
Bulgarian Голяма белочела гъска  [details]
Danish blisgås  [details]
Dutch kolgans  [details]
English white-fronted goosegreater white-fronted goose  [details]
French oie rieuse  [details]
German Blässgans  [details]
Hebrew אווז לבן-מצח  [details]
Italian oca lombardella  [details]
Japanese マガン  [details]
Lithuanian baltakaktė žąsis  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Ασπρομέτωπη χήνα  [details]
Norwegian tundragås  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål tundragås  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk tundragås  [details]
Polish gęś białoczelna  [details]
Romanian gârliţă maregârliţa mare  [details]
Russian белолобая казарка  [details]
Scottish Gaelic gé bhánéadanach  [details]
Slovenian beločela gos  [details]
Spanish ánsar careto  [details]
Swedish bläsgås  [details]
Turkish sakarca  [details]
Ukrainian Гуска білолоба  [details]
Welsh gwydd dalcen-wen  [details]