Invasive Species Compendium

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Anser anser
(geese)

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Anser anser (geese)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 19 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Animal
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Anser anser
  • Preferred Common Name
  • geese
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Chordata
  •       Subphylum: Vertebrata
  •         Class: Aves
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    Oxfordshire
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    UK
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Anser anser

Preferred Common Name

  • geese

International Common Names

  • English: geese (breeds and production: greylag goose); goose; greylag goose
  • Spanish: ganso
  • French: oie

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Gans
  • Italy: oca
  • Portugal: ganso

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Chordata
  •             Subphylum: Vertebrata
  •                 Class: Aves
  •                     Order: Anseriformes
  •                         Family: Anatidae
  •                             Genus: Anser
  •                                 Species: Anser anser