Anser anser

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Related to Anser anser: greylag goose
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Noun1.Anser anser - common grey wild goose of EuropeAnser anser - common grey wild goose of Europe; ancestor of many domestic breeds
goose - web-footed long-necked typically gregarious migratory aquatic birds usually larger and less aquatic than ducks
Anser, genus Anser - typical geese
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The wild species of this animal is native to Western Europe and has produced a number of subspecies or domestic breeds (Andres and Kapkowska, 2011), the most familiar, widely-recognized of which is Anser anser domesticus.
Egretta ibis, Gallus gallus, Buteo buteo and Anser anser, by light and transmission electron
Originally a wild game bird, anser anser, the greylag goose is the ancestor of our domesticated farm birds.