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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranta canadensis (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 159176

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnseriformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAnatidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBranta (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBranta
Sources  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]

[show all]
Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadagås  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrote Canadese gans  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanada goose  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKanadagans  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorברנטה  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoroca del Canada  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKanadinė berniklė  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΚαναδική χήνα  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKanadagås  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKanadagås  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKanadagås  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbernikla kanadyjska  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorканадская казарка  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKanadska gos  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbarnacla Canadiense  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKanadagås  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKanada kazı  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКанадська казаркаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКазарка канадська  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgwydd Canada  [details]
Environment marine, fresh
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Baltic Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBaltic sea (introduced: alien[details]
Celtic Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCeltic Sea (introduced: alien[details]
North Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth Sea (introduced: alien[details]
United Kingdom
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited Kingdom (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (427 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (911 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (273 nucleotides; 173 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in United Kingdom (Nation) : Fisheries: deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish to establish or support fishery [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet variety of grasses, wheat, beans, rice and corn and aquatic plants [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 25"-45" (64 cm-114 cm) [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat swamps, marshes, meadows, lakes and shorelines [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds from Baffin Island to Alaska and south to Newfoundland, rarely Maine and Massachusetts, Kansas, and northern California. Breed in open or forested areas near water. Winters from southern Canada to the Gulf States and Mexico.  [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Canada Goose
Canada Goose
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159176
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
2011-04-27 09:01:37Z  changed  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Branta canadensis (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159176 on 2014-10-25
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