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Bar-headed Goose

Anser indicus (Latham, 1790)

The Bar-headed Goose (Anser indicus) is a goose which breeds in Central Asia in colonies of thousands near mountain lakes and winters in South Asia, as far south as peninsular India. It lays three to eight eggs at a time in a ground nest. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Anseriformes
Family:
  Anatidae
Genus:
  Anser

Scientific:
  Anser indicus

Citation:
  (Latham, 1790)

Reference:
  IndexOrn. 2 p.839

Protonym:
  Anas indica

Avibase ID:
  B7159EF0DE54C384

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/B7159EF0

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175034

Geographic range:

  • Anser indicus: Alpine lakes in central Asia; winters to India and Myanmar
English:
Bar-headed Goose
Czech:
husa indická
German:
Streifengans
Danish:
Indisk Gås
Spanish:
Ánsar indio
Finnish:
tiibetinhanhi
French:
Oie à tête barrée
Icelandic:
Taumgæs
Italian:
Oca indiana
Japanese:
indogan
Japanese:
インドガン
Dutch:
Indische Gans
Norwegian:
Stripegås
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Stripegås
Polish:
gęś tybetańska
Portuguese:
Ganso-de-cabeça-listada
Russian:
Горный гусь
Slovak:
hus vrchovská
Swedish:
stripgås
Ukrainian:
Гуска гірська
Chinese:
斑头雁


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Oie à tête barrée ( Anser indicus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Oie à tête barrée ( Anser indicus)
Clements 1st edition:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indica)
Clements 3rd edition:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements 4th edition:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements 6th edition:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements, version 2015:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements, version 2016:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements, version 2017:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements, version 2018:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Clements, version 2019:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
eBird version 1.50:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
eBird version 1.52:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
eBird version 1.53:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
eBird version 1.54:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
eBird version 1.55:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
eBird version 2015:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
eBird version 2016:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
eBird version 2017:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
eBird version 2018:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
eBird version 2019:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Oriental Bird Club:
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
James Lee Peters:
Anser indicus
James Lee Peters (original):
Eulabeia indica
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Anser indicus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Bar-headed Goose ( Anser indicus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Anser indicus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Anser indicus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Azerbaijani: Dağ qaş
Belarusian: Горны гусь, Гусь горная, Индыйская гусь
Bengali: দাগি রাজহাঁস
Catalan: Oca de l'Índia, Oca Índia
Shor: Арғалыг қас
Czech: husa indická, Husa tibetská
Danish: Indisk Gås
German: Streifengans
English: Bar-headed Goose
English (IOC): Bar-headed Goose
Esperanto: Hinda ansero
Spanish: Ánsar Calvo, Ansar Indio, Ánsar Indio
Spanish (Spain): Ánsar Indio
Spanish (HBW): Ánsar indio
Spanish (Mexico): Ganso Indio
Estonian: vööthani, Vööt-hani
Finnish: Intianhanhi, Tiibetinhanhi
French: Oie a téte barrée, Oie à tête barrée, Oie de l'Inde
Frisian: Yndyske Goes
Irish: Gé stríoc-cheannach
Hebrew: אווז מפוספס ראש, אוז הודי
Croatian: Indijska guska
Hungarian: India Indiai lúd, Indiai lúd
Icelandic: Taumgæs
Italian: Oca indiana
Japanese: indo gan, indogan, Indo-gan
Japanese: インドガン
Japanese (Kanji): インド雁
Khakas: Тағ хас
Kazakh: Ақбас қаз, Тау қаз
Kazakh (Transliteration): aq-bas qaz
Korean: 줄기러기
Korean (Transliteration): jul-gireogi
Scientific: Anas indica, Anser indica, Anser indicus, Eulabeia indica, Eulabia indica
Luxembourgish: Sträifegäns
Limburgish: Gestreipde gajs
Lithuanian: Indijinė žaćsis, Indijinė žąsis, Kalnine žasis, Kalninė žąsis
Latvian: Kalnu zoss, svītrainā zoss
Malayalam: കുറിത്തലയൻ വാത്ത്‌
Mongolian: Хээрийн галуу, Энхэт галуу
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠬᠡᠬᠡᠷ᠎ᠠ ᠶᠢᠨ ᠭᠠᠯᠠᠭᠣ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠡᠨᠬᠡᠳᠣ ᠭᠠᠯᠠᠭᠣ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): Халзан галуу
Mongolian (Transliteration): eŋkhetg aluu, khalzaŋg aluu, kheeriŋg aluu
Malay: Burung Angsa Belang
Dutch: Indische Gans, Streepkopgans, Strepen Gans, Stripgans
Norwegian Nynorsk: Stripegås
Norwegian: Stripegås
Polish: ges tybetanska, gęś tybetańska
Pinyin: bái-tóu yàn, bān-tóu yàn, hēi-wén-tóu yàn
Portuguese: Ganso-de-cabeça-listada
Portuguese (Portugal): Ganso-de-cabeça-listada
Romanian: Gâscă de
Russian: Горный гусь, Гусь горный, Индийский гусь
Northern Sami: Sárgescuonji
Slovak: Hus horská, hus vrchovská
Slovenian: tibetanska gos
Serbian: Indijska guska
Swedish: Stripgås
Tamil: Pattai Thalai Vathu
Thai: ห่านป่า, ห่านหัวลาย
Thai (Transliteration): hàan hŭa-laay, hàan-pàa
Turkish: Hint Kazı, Ақбас қаз
Tuvinian: Даг казы
Ukrainian: Гірська гуска, Гуска гірська
Vietnamese: Ngỗng Ấn Độ, Ngỗng trời đầu vạc
Chinese: [bai-tou yan], [ban-tou yan], 斑头雁, 白头雁, 黑纹头雁
Chinese (Traditional): 斑頭雁, 班頭雁, 白頭雁, 黑紋頭雁

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