WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranta bernicla (Linnaeus, 1758)

159175  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159175)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; Oceania  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; Oceania [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Branta bernicla. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159175 on 2018-01-17

Date
action
by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
created
2010-09-09 08:18:14Z
changed
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
checked

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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [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 Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [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 Peterson, R.T. and V.M. Peterson. 2002. A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. Fifth Edition. Peterson Field Guide Series. Houghton Mifflin Company. New York. 427 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. China Science Press. 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]   

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”. Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke. 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet aquatic plants of shallow bays and estuaries; favorite food is marine eelgrass [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 25" (64 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; Oceania [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds on the arctic islands and the northern coast of Canada from Baffin Island to the MacKenzie delta and in northern Alaska. Winters on the Atlantic coast south to North Carolina and on the Pacific to northern Mexico. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorknortegås  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrotgans  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBrent gooseUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBrant gooseUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrantUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbarnacle goose  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbernachle cravant  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRingelgans  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorברנטה  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoroca colombaccio  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorコクガン  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpaprastoji berniklė  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΔαχτυλιδόχηνα  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorringgås  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorringgås  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorringgås  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbernikla obrożna  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorчерная казарка  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcadhan  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrivasta gos  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbarnacla carinegra  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorprutgås  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoryosun kazıUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoryosun kazi  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЧорна казарка Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКазарка чорнаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorгусак Брента  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgwydd ddu  [details]