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Anser (bird)

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Temporal range: Miocene-Holocene
Greylag geese (pair), Anser anser
Scientific classification e
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Aves
Order: Anseriformes
Faimily: Anatidae
Tribe: Anserini
Vigors 1825
Genus: Anser
Brisson, 1760
Teep species
Anser anser
Greylag guiss

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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 gray geese (an sometimes the white geese). It belangs tae the true geese an swan subfaimily (Anserinae).