Canadae guiss

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Canadae guiss
Canada goose.jpg
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Aves
Order: Anseriformes
Faimily: Anatidae
Subfaimily: Anserinae
Tribe: Anserini
Genus: Branta
Species: B. canadensis
Binomial name
Branta canadensis
(Linnaeus, 1758)
Subspecies
  • B. c. occidentalisDusky Canada Goose, (Baird, 1858)
  • B. c. fulvaVancouver Canada Goose, (Delacour, 1951)
  • B. c. parvipesLesser Canada Goose, (Cassin, 1852)
  • B. c. moffittiMoffitt's Canada Goose, (Aldrich, 1946)
  • B. c. maximaGiant Canada Goose, (Delacour, 1951)
  • B. c. interiorInterior Canada Goose, (Todd, 1938)
  • B. c. canadensisAtlantic Canada Goose, (Linnaeus, 1758)
Branta canadensis map.png
Canada Goose distribution, including native (dark tones) and introduced (light tones) populations
Canada Goose summer: yellow
Canada Goose all year: green
Canada Goose winter: blue
Cackling Goose summer: pink

The Canadae guiss (Branta canadensis) is a wild guiss wi a black heid an neck, white patches on the face, an a brounish-gray body. Native tae arctic an temperate regions o North Americae, it is occasionally foond in northren Europe, an haes been introduced tae ither temperate regions.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. BirdLife International (2012). "Branta canadensis". IUCN Reid Leet o Threatened Species. Version 2012.1. Internaitional Union for Conservation o Naitur. Retrieved 16 Julie 2012.