Branta bernicla


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Noun1.Branta bernicla - the best known variety of brant gooseBranta bernicla - the best known variety of brant goose
brant, brant goose, brent, brent goose - small dark geese that breed in the north and migrate southward
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crecca Black Brant 1952 1153 16 89 Branta bernicla Canada/Cackling 1485 882 13 82 Goose Branta spp.
Habitat utilisation during staging affects body condition in a long distance migrant, Branta bernicla hrota: potential impacts on fitness?
El 33% de las aves registradas fue migratorias, destacando las especies Branta bernicla, Aythya americana, Aythya affinis, Pelecanus erythrorhynchos, Larus delawarensis, Tringa semipalmata, Limosa fedoa y Numenius americanus, por lo general estos individuos tienden hacer sus migraciones en epocas frias para invernar y alimentarse a lo largo de las costas.
Los grupos son: cinco grupos de productores primarios: Chlorophyta, Phaeophyta, Rodhophyta, fanerogamas marinas y microfitobentos; ocho grupos de invertebrados: Echinodermata, Palinuridae, Galatheidae, Penaeidae, Haliotidae, otros crustaceos, invertebrados suprabentonicos (Amphipoda, Cumacea, Decapoda, Mysidacea) y zooplancton; cinco grupos de peces: Batoideos, Pleuronectiformes, Gerreidae, Serranidae y Sciaenidae, tres grupos de mamiferos marinos: ballena gris (Eschrichtius robustus), lobo marino (Zalophus californianus) y delfin comun (Tursiops truncatus), un grupo de tortuga marina: Chelonia mydas, un grupo de aves: Branta bernicla nigricans y uno de detritos.
Habitat use patterns of the Black Brant Branta bernicla nigricans (Anseriformes: Anatidae) in natural and artificial areas of Guerrero Negro, Baja California Sur, Mexico.
Dark-bellied brent geese Branta bernicla bernicla, as recorded by satellite telemetry, do not minimize flight distance during spring migration.
A, J Blue mussels Mytilus edulis A, J Variable Bittium Bittium varium A, J, E Slipper limpet Crepidula convexa A, J, E Birds Brant goose Branta bernicla M Canada goose Branta canadensis M Greater scaup Aythya marila M Redhead duck Aythya americana M Great blue heron Ardea herodias A Great egret Casmerodius albus A Reptiles Kemp's ridley sea turtle Lepidochelys kempu A, J Loggerhead sea turtle Caretta caretta A, J Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas A, J
We are surprised to find a wild goose nesting in a tree, for there are no trees in the arctic coasts where Branta bernicla and Branta leucopsis breed.
2006: Historical changes in black brant Branta bernicla nigricans use on Humboldt Bay, California.
Entre las especies acuaticas el charran minimo Sterna antillarun, el charran elegante Sterna elegans, la gaviota ploma Larus heermanni y el ganso de collar Branta bernicla y la garceta rojiza Egretta rufescens.
The species included in the analysis are the following: Anas acuta, Anser albifrons, Anser anser, Anser brachyrhynchus, Anas clypeata, Anas crecca, Anser erythropus, Anser fabalis, Aythya ferina, Aythya fuligula, Aythya marila, Aythya nyroca, Anas penelope, Anas platyrhynchos, Anas querquedula, Anas strepera, Branta bernicla, Bucephala clangula, Branta leucopsis, Branta ruficollis, Cygnus columbianus, Cygnus cygnus, Clangula hyemalis, Cygnus olor, Mergellus albellus, Marmaronetta angustirostris, Melanitta fusca, Mergus merganser, Melanitta nigra, Mergus serrator, Netta rufina, Oxyura leucocephala, Polysticta stelleri, Somateria mollissima, Tadorna ferruginea, Tadorna tadorna.
The primary foods of brant, Branta bernicla, a type of North American goose, have been known to be eelgrass, widgeon grass, Ruppia maritima, and sea lettuce.