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P1080380

Observed: 5th January 2012 By: WilHeeneyWilHeeney’s reputation in BirdsWilHeeney’s reputation in BirdsWilHeeney’s reputation in Birds
P1080380
Description:
Identifications
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    Likely ID
    Greylag Goose x Canada Goose (Anser anser x Branta canadensis)
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
    ID agreements (): 4 People
    • Wildlife Ranger
      Freshwater Environment & Ecology Trust
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    • ophrys
      Yorkshire Naturalists' Union
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    • DavidHowdon
      Amateur Entomologists' SocietyLondon Natural History SocietySelborne Society
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    • David JardineBirds expert
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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ID Comment

The bill and neck have traces of Greylag while the white cheek / neck patch is classic Canada Goose. These two species have been known to cross breed, in fact it is not uncommon.