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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranta leucopsis (Bechstein, 1803) 
AphiaID: 159177

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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbramgås  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrandgans  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbarnacle goose  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbernache nonnette  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWeißwangengans  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorברנטה  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoroca facciabianca  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbaltaskruostė berniklė  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhvitkinngås  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhvitkinngås  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkvitkinngås  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbernikla białolica  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorбелощёкая казарка  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgé ghiúrainn  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbelolična gos  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbarnacla cariblanca  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvitkindad gås  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorakyanaklı kazUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorakyanakli kaz  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКазарка білощокаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКазарка білощок  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgwydd wyran  [details]
Environment marine, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [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 editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (5 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (363 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (31 nucleotides; 19 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 other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 27" (69 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution A casual of accidental visitor to northeast seaboard of North America. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds in eastern Greenland and the north of Europe and winters from Ireland to Poland. [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Barnacle goose (Branta leucopsis)
Barnacle goose (Branta...
Branta leucopsis
Branta leucopsis
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159177
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 leucopsis (Bechstein, 1803). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159177 on 2014-09-19
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