Emperor Goose

Anser canagicus - Oie empereur

Oie empereur
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Anseriformes

  • Family
    :

    Anatidés

  • Genus
    :

    Anser

  • Species
    :

    canagicus

Descriptor

Sevastianov, 1802

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 89 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 119 cm.
  • Weight
    : 1945 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Emperor Goose (Anser canagicus) is a species of bird in the Anatidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Oie empereur,
  • Ansar Emperador,
  • Ganso-imperador,
  • Kaisergans,
  • császárlúd,
  • Keizergans,
  • Oca imperatrice,
  • Kejsargås,
  • Keisergås,
  • hus bielohlavá,
  • husa císařská,
  • Kejsergås,
  • beringinhanhi,
  • oca emperadriu,
  • śnieżyca cesarska,
  • karaliskā zoss,
  • Белошей,
  • ミカドガン,
  • 帝雁,
  • 皇雁,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Grassland : Tundra ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha) ; Marine Neritic : Estuaries ; Marine Intertidal : Rocky Shoreline, Tidepools ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Brackish/Saline Lagoons/Marine Lakes

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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