Anser (bird)

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Stibble geese (pair), Anser anser
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Aves
Superorder: Galloanserae
Order: Anseriformes
Faimily: Anatidae
Subfaimily: Anserinae
Tribe: Anserini
Genus: Anser
Brisson, 1760
Teep species
Anas anser
Linnaeus, 1758

Anser albifrons
Anser anser

  • A. a. anser
  • A. a. rubrirostris
  • A. a. domesticus

Anser brachyrhynchus
Anser caerulescens
Anser canagicus
Anser cygnoides

  • A. c. cygnoides
  • A. c. domesticus

Anser fabalis
Anser erythropus
Anser indicus
Anser rossii
Anser serrirostris
and see text


Chen Boie, 1822 (but see text)
Cygnopsis Brandt, 1836
Cycnopsis Agassiz, 1846 (emendation)
Eulabeia Reichenbach, 1852
Philacte Bannister, 1870
Heterochen Short, 1970 (but see text)

The watterfoul genus Anser includes aw grey geese (an sometimes the white geese). It alangs tae the true geese an swan subfaimily (Anserinae).