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Ashy-headed Goose

Chloephaga poliocephala Sclater, PL, 1857

The Ashy-headed Goose (Chloephaga poliocephala) is a large sheldgoose, which breeds in mountainous areas of southernmost South America and winters on lowlands just north of its breeding range. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Anseriformes
Family:
  Anatidae
Genus:
  Chloephaga

Scientific:
  Chloephaga poliocephala

Citation:
  Sclater, PL, 1857

Reference:
  PZS Pt25 no.334 p.128

Protonym:
  Chloëphaga poliocephala

Avibase ID:
  E0DEB0E731794C70

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E0DEB0E7

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175207

Geographic range:

  • Chloephaga poliocephala: S Argentina and s Chile to Tierra del Fuego
English:
Ashy-headed Goose
Czech:
husice rudoprsá
German:
Graukopfgans
Danish:
Gråhovedet Gås
Spanish:
Cauquén Cabecigrís
Finnish:
harmaapäähansu
French:
Ouette à tête grise
Italian:
Oca testagrigia
Japanese:
kobashigan
Japanese:
コバシガン
Dutch:
Grijskopgans
Norwegian:
Gråhodegås
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Gråhovudgås
Polish:
magelanka siwoglowa
Portuguese:
Ganso-de-cabeça-cinzenta
Russian:
Сероголовый Магелланов гусь
Slovak:
bernaška sivohlavá
Swedish:
gråhuvad gås
Ukrainian:
Каргарка сіроголова
Chinese:
灰头草雁


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Ouette à tête grise ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Ouette à tête grise ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 1st edition:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 3rd edition:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 4th edition:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 6th edition:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements, version 2015:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements, version 2016:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements, version 2017:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements, version 2018:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Clements, version 2019:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
eBird version 1.50:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
eBird version 1.52:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
eBird version 1.53:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
eBird version 1.54:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
eBird version 1.55:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
eBird version 2015:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
eBird version 2016:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
eBird version 2017:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
eBird version 2018:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
eBird version 2019:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
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:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
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:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
James Lee Peters:
Chloephaga poliocephala
James Lee Peters (original):
Chloëphaga poliocephala
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Chloephaga poliocephala
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
Ashy-headed Goose ( Chloephaga poliocephala)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Chloephaga poliocephala
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Chloephaga poliocephala

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Oca capgrisa
Czech: Husice rudoprsá
Danish: Gråhovedet Gås
German: Graukopfgans
English: Ashy headed Goose, Ashy-headed Goose, Ashy-headed Sheldgoose
English (IOC): Ashy-headed Goose
Spanish: Avutarda de capeza gris, Cabecigrís, Canquén, Caquén cabecigrís, Cauquén Cabecigris, Cauquén Cabecigrís, Cauquén de Cabeza Gris, Cauquén real
Spanish (Argentine): Cabecigrís, Cauquén Cabecigrís, Cauquén real
Spanish (Chile): Canquén, Canquén común
Spanish (Spain): Cauquén Cabecigrís
Spanish (HBW): Ashy-headed Goose
Estonian: mets-nösuhani
Finnish: Harmaapäähansu
French: Bernache à téte grise, Bernache à tête grise, Ouette à tête grise
Irish: Gé luaithcheannach
Hungarian: szürkefejű lúd
Italian: Bernaccia, Oca dalla testa cenerina, Oca testacenerina, Oca testagrigia
Japanese: kobashigan
Japanese: コバシガン
Scientific: Chloephaga poliocephala, Chloëphaga poliocephala
Lithuanian: Pilkagalvė žąsis
Dutch: Grijskop gans, Grijskopgans
Norwegian Nynorsk: Gråhovudgås
Norwegian: Gråhodegås
Polish: magelanka siwoglowa, magelanka siwogłowa
Portuguese: Ganso-de-cabeça-cinzenta
Russian: Пепельноголовый Гусь, Сероголовый гусь, Сероголовый Магелланов гусь
Slovak: bernaška sivohlavá
Serbian: Guska pepeljaste glave
Swedish: Gråhuvad gås
Turkish: Gri Kafalı Kazı
Ukrainian: Каргарка сіроголова
Chinese: 灰头草雁
Chinese (Traditional): 灰頭草雁

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