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Unknown Goose Hornsea

Observed: 13th November 2011 By: MikeM
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Description:

about the same size as a grey lag

Identifications

Caution: Do NOT use iSpot to identify fungi to eat!

Some fungi are very poisonous so a mistaken ID could have serious consequences.

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    Likely ID
    Canada x Greylag Goose (Branta canadensis x Anser anser)
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
    ID agreements (): 5 People
    • bobthebirderbobthebirder’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensbobthebirder’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensbobthebirder’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
    • FenwickfieldFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
    • ranon.2011ranon.2011’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
    • DavidHowdon
      Amateur Entomologists' SocietyLondon Natural History SocietySelborne Society
      DavidHowdon’s reputation in Fungi and LichensDavidHowdon’s reputation in Fungi and LichensDavidHowdon’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
    • Wildlife Ranger
      Freshwater Environment & Ecology Trust
      Wildlife Ranger’s reputation in Fungi and LichensWildlife Ranger’s reputation in Fungi and LichensWildlife Ranger’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

ophrys's picture

Fungal geese

Maybe better to edit as a bird!!

Have a look at this site...

http://www.gobirding.eu/Photos/HybridGeese.php#CanadaxGreylag

Ian
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