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Anser anser

Greylag Goose (Eng) Grauwe Gans (Ned) Graugans (Ger) - Adult with offspring

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Album name:martheijnens / Anseriformes, Podocipediformes
Keywords:Bird / Anseriformes / Anatidae
Photonumber, location and date:201120492, Netherlands/Utrecht/Park Bloeyendael, 12-06-2011
Habitat:In their breeding areas they are found in marshes, fens and peat-bogs, besides lakes and on little islands some way out to sea. In their winter areas they frequent salt marshes, estuaries, freshwater marshes, steppes, flooded fields, bogs and pastures.
Origin, remarks:This species has a Palearctic distribution. European birds migrate southwards to the Mediterranean region and North Africa. Asian birds migrate to Baluchistan, Azerbaijan,Iran, the Indian subcontinent and to China. Introduced in Australia.
Filesize:808 KiB
Date added:Feb 28, 2017
Dimensions:1200 x 900 pixels
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