White-front x Ross's Goose?


Photographer

Dick Newell

Date

22nd February 2003

Location

Near Wicken Fen, Cambs.

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A guess at this bird's parentage could be White-fronted x one of the Snow Geese. The bird is very small and with a very small bill, so one is tempted to think of Ross's Goose, which would imply that the Blue-goose genes in Ross's Goose have got switched on.


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