Lesser white-fronted goose

Lesser white-fronted goose

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Anser erythropus

The lesser white-fronted goose is a goose closely related to the larger white-fronted goose . It breeds in the northernmost Palearctic, but it is a scarce breeder in Europe. There is a re-introduction scheme in Fennoscandia. The scientific name comes from anser, the Latin for "goose", and erythropus, "red-footed", derived from the old Greek eruthros "red" and pous "foot".

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Bird's call

Diet and Nutrition

References

1. Lesser white-fronted goose Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lesser_white-fronted_goose
2. Lesser white-fronted goose on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22679886/132300164
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/675176

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