Branta canadensis


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Noun1.Branta canadensis - common greyish-brown wild goose of North America with a loud, trumpeting callBranta canadensis - common greyish-brown wild goose of North America with a loud, trumpeting call
goose - web-footed long-necked typically gregarious migratory aquatic birds usually larger and less aquatic than ducks
Branta, genus Branta - wild geese
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(7) Infiltrative lipomas have been reported in avian medicine, invading the body wall musculature in a conure (Aratinga acuticaudata) and the lumbosacral vertebrae in a Canada goose (Branta canadensis).
The population of Canada Goose (Branta canadensis) has also increased, and the Giant Canada Goose (B.
In previous studies, numerous avian species like European starlings (Sturnus vulgaris), house sparrows (Passer domesticus), feral pigeons (Columba livia), red- winged blackbirds (Agelaius phoeniceus), common grackles (Quiscalus quiscula), brown headed cowbirds (Molothrus ater), American kestrels (Falco sparverius), Canada geese (Branta canadensis), mallards (Anas platyrhynchos), cedar waxwings (Bomby cillacedrorum) and yellow-headed blackbirds (Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus) also showed the similar results and suppress the depredations when seeds treated with anthraquinone and methylanthranilate were provided to the birds (Cummings et al., 1998).
Preliminary results show that a putative source of fecal contamination, resident Canada geese (Branta canadensis), can be distinguished apart from human contamination based on antibiotic resistance pattern disparities.
Atlantic Flyway Resident Population Canada geese (Branta canadensis) exhibited no trend.
Perhaps the ultimate success story of wildlife adapting to urban, man-directed sites is the non-migratory Canada goose (Branta canadensis maxima).
When reporting other species, we used the classification system that existed at the time (American Ornithologists' Union, 1998), which listed Canada geese (Branta canadensis) as a single species.
DNA Fingerprinting of Michigan Migratory Waterfowl: Canada Geese (Branta Canadensis).
A: There are 10 recognized races, also called subspecies, of Canada goose (Branta canadensis), ranging from the 12-plus pound giant Canada (B.c.
Aleutian Canada goose (Branta canadensis leucopareia)
Depending on which expert you talk to, there are as many as 11 subspecies of Branta canadensis, the Canada goose.