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Dark-bellied Brent Goose

Observed: 2nd January 2011 By: VinnyVinny’s reputation in BirdsVinny’s reputation in BirdsVinny’s reputation in Birds
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Description:

Brent Geese grazing on a salt marsh (in the company of Wigeon).

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David Gibbs's picture

why black brant?

you head this observation Black Brant, ie Branta bernicla nigricans, then correctly identify it as Branta bernicla bernicula which is a bit confusing.

Vinny's picture

Whoops!

Apologies - got a bit confused with the different common and scientific names when posting - have amended.