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Cackling Goose

Branta hutchinsii (Richardson, 1832)

The Cackling Goose (Branta hutchinsii) is a North American bird of the genus Branta of black geese, which contains species with largely black plumage, distinguishing them from the grey Anser species. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Anseriformes
Family:
  Anatidae
Genus:
  Branta

Scientific:
  Branta hutchinsii

Citation:
  (Richardson, 1832)

Reference:
  FaunaBor.-Am.[Swainson&Richardson] 2(1831) p.470

Protonym:
  Anser Hutchinsii

Avibase ID:
  60214D4970BA4158

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/60214D49

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 714068

Geographic range:

  • Branta hutchinsii hutchinsii: breeds north central arctic Canada; winters in the south central United States (New Mexico to Louisiana, rarely east to New York) and northeastern Mexico
  • Branta hutchinsii taverneri: Central Alaska to Mackenzie River delta; winters to Mexico
  • Branta hutchinsii [leucopareia or asiatica]: Locally in Aleutians and Semdi Is., Alaska (formerly bred from Kuril Is. and Commander Is. east to near Kodiak I.); winters Oregon, California
  • Branta hutchinsii minima: breeds coastal western Alaska; winters primarily in California
English:
Cackling Goose
Catalan:
Oca de Hutchins
Danish:
Dværgcanadagås
German:
Zwergkanadagans
Spanish:
Barnacla canadiense chica
Spanish (Spain):
Barnacla Canadiense Chica
Finnish:
pikkukanadanhanhi
French:
Bernache de Hutchins
Croatian:
Mala kanadska guska
Hungarian:
alaszkai lúd
Icelandic:
Alaskagæs
Italian:
Oca canadese di Hutchins
Japanese (romaji):
shijuukaragan
Japanese:
シジュウカラガン
Lithuanian:
Šiaurinė kanadinė berniklė
Dutch:
Kleine Canadese Gans
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Polargås
Norwegian:
Polargås
Polish:
bernikla północna
Portuguese:
Ganso-da-tundra
Russian:
Малая канадская казарка
Slovak:
bernikla tundrová
Serbian:
Mala kanadska guska
Swedish:
dvärgkanadagås
Chinese:
短嘴黑雁
Chinese (Traditional):
小加拿大雁


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl.):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Bernache de Hutchins ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Tundra Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Cackling Goose ( Branta hutchinsii) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Branta hutchinsii [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Branta hutchinsii [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Branta [canadensis or hutchinsii] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Oca de Hutchins
Danish: Dværgcanadagås, Lys Dværgcanadagås
German: Dunkle Kanadagans, Hutschins Zwergkanadagans, Zwergkanadagans
English: Baffin Canada goose, Cackling Goose, canada goose, Hutchin's Goose, Hutchins's Goose, Lesser Canada Goose, Richardson Canada goose, Tundra Goose
English (IOC): Cackling Goose
Spanish: Barnacla canadiense chica, Barnacla de Hutchins
Spanish (Spain): Barnacla Canadiense Chica
Spanish (HBW): Barnacla canadiense chica
Spanish (Mexico): Ganso Canadiense Menor
Estonian: eskimo lagle
Finnish: pikkukanadanhanhi
Faroese: Kákgás
French: Bernache de Hutchins
Croatian: Mala kanadska guska
Hungarian: alaszkai lúd
Icelandic: Alaskagæs
Italian: Oca canadese di Hutchins, Oca canadese minore, Oca della tundra
Japanese (romaji): Kanadagan, shijuugaragan, shijuukaragan
Japanese: カナダガン, シジュウカラガン, シジュウガラガン
Korean: 캐나다기러기
Scientific: Anser Hutchinsii, Branta canadensis hutchinsii, Branta hutchinsii, Branta hutchinsii alascensis, Branta hutchinsii amundseni, Branta hutchinsii andrewsi, Branta hutchinsii aurea, Branta hutchinsii backi, Branta hutchinsii baffinensis, Branta hutchinsii balcheni, Branta hutchinsii barnstoni, Branta hutchinsii belloti, Branta hutchinsii bertoni, Branta hutchinsii boasi, Branta hutchinsii bossenmairi, Branta hutchinsii butleri, Branta hutchinsii camselli, Branta hutchinsii clarkei, Branta hutchinsii collinsoni, Branta hutchinsii colvillensis, Branta hutchinsii conoveri, Branta hutchinsii cooki, Branta hutchinsii deasei, Branta hutchinsii dykei, Branta hutchinsii fossi, Branta hutchinsii frobisheri, Branta hutchinsii gavini, Branta hutchinsii hantzschi, Branta hutchinsii harperi, Branta hutchinsii hearnei, Branta hutchinsii hensoni, Branta hutchinsii herberti, Branta hutchinsii hoarei, Branta hutchinsii hollandi, Branta hutchinsii hutchinsii, Branta hutchinsii inuitorum, Branta hutchinsii jennessi, Branta hutchinsii kanei, Branta hutchinsii kingi, Branta hutchinsii laingi, Branta hutchinsii larseni, Branta hutchinsii lincolni, Branta hutchinsii lowi, Branta hutchinsii lyoni, Branta hutchinsii macfarlanei, Branta hutchinsii manningi, Branta hutchinsii mcclintocki, Branta hutchinsii mcclurei, Branta hutchinsii mcconnelli, Branta hutchinsii mershoni, Branta hutchinsii murphyi, Branta hutchinsii nanseni, Branta hutchinsii osgoodi, Branta hutchinsii parryi, Branta hutchinsii perryensis, Branta hutchinsii pikei, Branta hutchinsii plumbea, Branta hutchinsii polunini, Branta hutchinsii porsildi, Branta hutchinsii rasmusseni, Branta hutchinsii richardsoni, Branta hutchinsii setoni, Branta hutchinsii sewardi, Branta hutchinsii smithi, Branta hutchinsii stefanssoni, Branta hutchinsii toddi, Branta hutchinsii turneri, Branta hutchinsii tyrrelli, Branta hutchinsii tysoni, Branta hutchinsii vasquezi, Branta hutchinsii victoriensis, Branta hutchinsii washburni, Branta hutchinsii wilkinsi, Branta hutchinsii woodi, Branta hutchinsiii scoresbyi
Lithuanian: Šiaurine kanadine bernikle, Šiaurinė kanadinė berniklė
Latvian: Bafina zoss
Dutch: Hutchins' Canadese Gans, Kleine Canadese Gans, Richardson canada gans
Norwegian Nynorsk: Polargås
Norwegian: Polargås
Polish: Bernikla mała, bernikla pólnocna, bernikla północna
Portuguese: Ganso-da-tundra
Portuguese (Portugal): Ganso-palrador
Russian: Казарка малая канадская, Малая канадская казарка
Slovak: bernikla tundrová
Serbian: Mala kanadska guska
Swedish: Dvärgkanadagås
Turkish: Gıdaklayan Kaz
Chinese: 加拿大雁, 小美洲黑雁, 短嘴黑雁
Chinese (Traditional): 小加拿大雁

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