Chen caerulescens


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Related to Chen caerulescens: snow goose
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Noun1.Chen caerulescens - North American wild goose having dark plumage in summer but white in winterChen caerulescens - North American wild goose having dark plumage in summer but white in winter
goose - web-footed long-necked typically gregarious migratory aquatic birds usually larger and less aquatic than ducks
Chen, subgenus Chen - wild goose having white adult plumage
snow goose - blue goose in the white color phase
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For whom the geese toll: Aberrant or adaptive behaviour in Ross's Chen rossii and lesser snow geese Chen caerulescens caerulescens?
Key words: breeding effort, greater snow goose, Chen caerulescens atlantica, migration, molt, nesting success, Nunavut, telemetry
Key words: wolverine, Gulo gulo, foraging behaviour, food caching, predation, scavenging, Ross's goose, Chen rossii, lesser snow goose, Chen caerulescens, arctic fox, Alopex lagopus, Queen Maud Gulf Bird Sanctuary