E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Wildlife of British Columbia

Anser albifrons (Scopoli, 1769)
Greater White-Fronted Goose
Family: Anatidae
Photo of species

© Rosemary Taylor  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #60741)

E-Fauna BC Static Map
Distribution of Anser albifrons in British Columbia
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Two subspecies are present in BC:

Anser albifrons.frontalis
Anser.albifrons gambelii

Note Author: Jamie Fenneman

Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
NativeS4MYellowNot Listed
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General References

Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2021. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2024-06-12 7:31:48 AM]
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