Barnacle goose (Branta leucopsis)

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Barnacle goose fact file

Barnacle goose description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderAnseriformes
FamilyAnatidae
GenusBranta (1)

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Barnacle goose status

This species is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (March, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Adult barnacle goose

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