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Brent Goose
Branta bernicla (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Anseriformes »  family Anatidae - ducks, geese and swans »  genus Branta

Scientific synonyms

Anas bernicla Linnaeus, 1758
Anser torquatus

Other names

= Black Brant
= Brant

Least Concern

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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Branta bernicla bernicla (Linnaeus, 1758) - Dark-bellied Brent Goose

Branta bernicla bernicla - Dark-bellied Brent Goose

subspecies Branta bernicla hrota (O.F. Müller, 1776) - Pale-bellied Brent Goose

Branta bernicla hrota - Pale-bellied Brent Goose

subspecies Branta bernicla nigricans (Lawrence, 1846) - Brant

Branta bernicla nigricans - Brant


Links and literature

EN AOU Checklist of North and Middle American Birds 2013 [http://checklist.aou.org/], North American Classification Committee (NACC) [as Branta bernicla]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Bird Life 5.1 [386]

Bird Life [http://www.birdlife.org] [as Branta bernicla (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [96485]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [http://www.faunaeur.org] [as Branta bernicla (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [http://www.worldbirdnames.org/] [as Branta bernicla (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Branta bernicla (Linnaeus, 1758)]
CZ Hudec K. (2012): Slovník historických českých názvů ptáků [http://www.birdlife.cz/index.php?ID=2274], Česká společnost ornitologická [as Branta bernicla]
EN Crochet P.-A., Joynt G.: AERC list of Western Palearctic birds December 2012 [http://www.aerc.eu/tac.html] [as Branta bernicla]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
Fenneman J. (2007): British Columbia Bird Checklist [as Branta bernicla]
Data retrieved on: 25 January 2009
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementsche...], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Branta bernicla]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013
ES Lilleleht V. , Lõhmus A. (1997): Scientific, Estonian and English names of birds of Europe [http://www.eoy.ee/yhing/nime.htm] [as Branta bernicla]
Data retrieved on: 11 July 2010

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