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Branta bernicla (Brent Goose; Brant Goose; Brant)

Synonyms: Anas bernicla
Language: French; Spanish

Wikipedia Abstract

The brant or brent goose (Branta bernicla) is a species of goose of the genus Branta. The black brant is an American subspecies. The specific descriptor bernicla is from the same source as "barnacle" in barnacle goose, which is similar in appearance. The Brent System, a major oilfield, was named after the species.
View Wikipedia Record: Branta bernicla

Infraspecies

Branta bernicla bernicla (Russian brant goose)
Branta bernicla hrota (Atlantic brant goose) (Attributes)
Branta bernicla nigricans (Lawrence's brant goose) (Attributes)

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
7
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
24
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 6.25855
EDGE Score: 1.98218

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  2.56 lbs (1.16 kg)
Birth Weight [1]  44 grams
Female Maturity [1]  2 years
Male Maturity [1]  2 years
Clutch Size [2]  4
Clutches / Year [1]  1
Incubation [1]  24 days
Maximum Longevity [1]  29 years
Migration [3]  Intercontinental
Speed [4]  39.59 MPH (17.7 m/s)
Wing Span [4]  3.3 feet (1.01 m)

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Arctic coastal tundra Canada, United States Nearctic Tundra    
Arctic desert Norway, Russia Palearctic Tundra    
Atlantic mixed forests France, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, Denmark Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Baja California desert Mexico Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Baltic mixed forests Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Poland Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Bering tundra Russia Palearctic Tundra
Beringia lowland tundra United States Nearctic Tundra
Beringia upland tundra United States Nearctic Tundra
Celtic broadleaf forests Ireland, United Kingdom Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests  
Central China loess plateau mixed forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Chukchi Peninsula tundra Russia Palearctic Tundra
English Lowlands beech forests United Kingdom Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests    
High Arctic tundra Canada Nearctic Tundra
Huang He Plain mixed forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Jian Nan subtropical evergreen forests China Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Low Arctic tundra Canada Nearctic Tundra
Manchurian mixed forests Republic of Korea, Dem. People's Rep of Korea, China, Russia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Mediterranean dry woodlands and steppe Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Mediterranean woodlands and forests Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Middle Arctic tundra Canada Nearctic Tundra
Nihonkai evergreen forests Japan Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests    
Nihonkai montane deciduous forests Japan Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests  
Nile Delta flooded savanna Egypt Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
North Atlantic moist mixed forests Ireland, United Kingdom Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Northeast China Plain deciduous forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Northeast Siberian coastal tundra Russia Palearctic Tundra
Northwest Russian-Novaya Zemlya tundra Russia Palearctic Tundra
Novosibirsk Islands arctic desert Russia Palearctic Tundra
Southern Korea evergreen forests South Korea Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Taiheiyo evergreen forests Japan Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Taimyr-Central Siberian tundra Russia Palearctic Tundra
Wrangel Island arctic desert Russia Palearctic Tundra    
Yamal-Gydan tundra Russia Palearctic Tundra

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Acadia National Park II 35996 Maine, United States
Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge Ib 2347132 Alaska, United States
Aleutian Islands Biosphere Reserve 2720489 Alaska, United States    
Algonquin Provincial Park IV 1868802 Ontario, Canada
Alto Golfo de California y Delta del Rio Colorado Biosphere Reserve VI 2320468 Sonora, Mexico  
Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, CA III 184543 California, United States
Archipel de Glénan 145273 France  
Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Ib 12402936 Alaska, United States
Aulavik National Park II 3021211 Northwest Territories, Canada
Auyuittuq National Park II 4808115 Nunavut, Canada
Baie de Morlaix 67680 France    
Baie de Saint-Brieuc - Est 33327 France  
Baie de Vilaine 16929 France  
Baie du Mont Saint Michel 117800 France  
Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge VI 19192 Maryland, United States
California Coast Ranges Biosphere Reserve 153447 California, United States  
Cap Gris-Nez 138933 France    
Cape Cod National Seashore II 21724 Massachusetts, United States
Cape Hatteras National Seashore II 21476 North Carolina, United States
Cape Lookout National Seashore II 18379 North Carolina, United States
Carmarthen Bay and Estuaries/ Bae Caerfyrddin ac Aberoedd 163340 Wales, United Kingdom
Carolinian-South Atlantic Biosphere Reserve 310228 North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, United States      
Channel Islands National Park II 139010 California, United States
DELTA EVROU KAI DYTIKOS VRACHIONAS 24359 Greece  
DOÑANA 281453 Spain  
Dee Estuary/ Aber Dyfrdwy 39057 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Denali Biosphere Reserve 1932364 Alaska, United States
Donegal Bay SPA 25851 Ireland  
Dornoch Firth and Morrich More 21499 Scotland, United Kingdom
Dundalk Bay SPA 27010 Ireland  
Estuaire de la Loire - Baie de Bourgneuf 198183 France  
Estuaire et marais de la Basse Seine 46555 France  
Forillon National Park II 61010 Quebec, Canada  
Fundy National Park II 52716 New Brunswick, Canada
Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve Ib 591068 Alaska, United States
Golden Gate National Recreation Area V 26135 California, United States
Golfe du Morbihan 23480 France  
Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve II 366714 British Columbia, Canada
Harboøre Tange, Plet Enge og Gjeller Sø 17989 Denmark    
Hortobágy National Park II 140004 Hungary  
Humber Estuary 90582 England, United Kingdom
Inner Galway Bay SPA 30781 Ireland  
Ivvavik National Park II 2382752 Yukon, Canada
Joshua Tree National Park II 305076 California, United States
Kamchia Complex 24897 Bulgaria  
Kouchibouguac National Park II 59161 New Brunswick, Canada
Kronotskiy Biosphere Reserve 361480 Russia  
Kura kurgu 476839 Estonia  
Lake Mead National Recreation Area V 670229 Arizona, Nevada, United States
Laplandskiy Biosphere Reserve 757114 Russia  
Long Point Biosphere Reserve 100325 Ontario, Canada  
Læsø, sydlige del 253812 Denmark    
MARAIS ET ESTUAIRE DE LA SEUDRE, ILE D'OLERON 34521 France  
MARAIS POITEVIN 168088 France  
Marais Breton, baie de Bourgneuf, île de Noirmoutier et forêt de Monts 137949 France  
Marais du Nord Médoc 59273 France  
Mingan Archipelago National Park Reserve II 20461 Quebec, Canada
Mor Braz 99524 France    
Moray Firth 373987 Scotland, United Kingdom  
Mount Arrowsmith Biosphere Reserve 293047 British Columbia, Canada  
Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Reserve 470167 Ontario, Canada  
Niederung der Unteren Havel 69882 Germany  
Nõva-Osmussaare 60818 Estonia  
Olympic Biosphere Reserve II 922805 Washington, United States
PERTUIS CHARENTAIS - ROCHEBONNE 2024431 France  
Pacific Rim National Park Reserve II 137900 British Columbia, Canada
Point Reyes National Seashore II 27068 California, United States
Queen Maud Gulf Bird Sanctuary Migratory Bird Sanctuary IV 15335601 Nunavut, Canada
Quttinirpaaq (Ellesmere Island) National Park Reserve II 9436606 Nunavut, Canada
Ramsar-Gebiet S-H Wattenmeer und angrenzende Küstengebiete 1146339 Germany  
Redwood National Park II 77867 California, United States
Reserva de la Biosfera El Vizcaino Biosphere Reserve VI 6176727 Mexico  
Rheiderland 21461 Germany  
Saaristomeri 147873 Finland    
Saguenay - St. Lawrence Marine Park National Marine Conservation Area II 310822 Canada
Santa Cruz Island Preserve Nature Conservancy - Preserve 46021 California, United States
Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area V 38440 California, United States
Schorfheide-Chorin Biosphere Reserve 319164 Germany
Severn Estuary/ Môr Hafren 182155 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Sirmilik National Park II 5475284 Canada
Solent Maritime 27985 England, United Kingdom
South Atlantic Coastal Plain Biosphere Reserve 20317 South Carolina, United States  
Spreewald Biosphere Reserve 117355 Germany  
Sydfynske Øhav 111163 Denmark  
Taimyrsky Biosphere Reserve Ia 4403240 Taimyr, Russia
The Wash and North Norfolk Coast 266284 England, United Kingdom
Tuktut Nogait National Park II 5761538 Northwest Territories, Canada
U. Rhinluch/Dreetzer See, Havell. Luch und Belziger Landschaftsw. 34455 Germany  
Unterelbe bis Wedel 18350 Germany  
Unteres Odertal 29097 Germany  
Val d'Allier Bourbonnais 44709 France  
Virginia Coast Biosphere Reserve 33386 Virginia, United States  
Väinamere 670389 Estonia  
Waddensea Area Nature Reserve with Management Subsidy IV 600666 Netherlands  
Waddensea of Hamburg Biosphere Reserve 31422 Germany  
Waddensea of Schleswig-Holstein Biosphere Reserve 724639 Germany
Waddenzee 672193 Netherlands    
Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve Ib 2476446 Alaska, United States
Yancheng Nature Reserve V 711488 China    
Yellowstone Biosphere Reserve II 2196863 Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, United States

Ecosystems

Important Bird Areas

BirdLife Species Factsheet: View Factsheet
Name Location  IBA Criteria   Website   Climate   Land Use 
Agger Tange and Krik Vig Denmark B1i, C3  
Akimiski Island Canada A4i, A4iii  
Akimiski Strait Canada A4i, A4iii
Ameland: Duinen-Oerd Netherlands A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6  
Amherst Island Canada A4i
Anse du Fiers d'Ars en Ré France A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6
Álftafjördur-Hofsstadavogur Iceland A4i, B1i  
Álftanes-Akrar Iceland A4i, B1i, B2
Babbage and Spring River Deltas Canada A4i  
Baie de Bourgneuf et marais breton France A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
Baie de Gaspé Canada A4i, A4iii  
Baie de Saint-Brieuc France A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C3, C4
Baie de Vilaine France A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4
Baie des Escoumins et Grandes-Bergeronnes Canada A4i
Baie des Veys et Marais du Cotentin France A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C3, C4, C6
Baie du Mont Saint Michel et Ile des Landes France A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4
Baies de Morlaix et de Carantec France A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6  
Baldoyle Bay Ireland B1i, B2, C3
Ballum og Husum Enge, Kamper strandenge Denmark A4i, A4iii, B1i, C2, C3, C4
Ballysadare Bay Ireland B1i, B2, C3, C6
Bannow Bay Ireland B1i, B2, C3
Barrier Island and Lagoon System USA A1, A4i    
Bassin d'Arcachon et Banc d'Arguin France A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6
Baynes Sound Canada A4i
Benfleet and Southend Marshes United Kingdom A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C3, C4
Berezovye islands of Vyborg Bay Russia (European) A4i, A4iii, B1i
Boundary Bay: Roberts Bank: Sturgeon Bank (Fraser River Estuary) Canada A4i, A4iii
Boyne estuary Ireland B1i, B2, C3, C6
Breidafjördur Iceland A4i, A4ii, A4iii, B1i, B1ii, B2, B3
Brier Island and Offshore Waters Canada A4iii  
Broadhaven, Blacksod and Tullaghan Bays and parts of the Mullet peninsula Ireland A4i, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C6  
Cap Gris-nez France A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4  
Cape Henrietta Maria Canada A4i, A4iii  
Carlingford Lough Ireland B1i, B2, C3
Carlingford Lough United Kingdom B1i, B2, C3, C6
Castlemaine Harbour Ireland A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4
Chaun delta Russia (Asian) A1, A4i, A4iii
Chesil Beach and the Fleet United Kingdom B1i, B2, C3, C6
Chichester and Langstone Harbours United Kingdom A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6
Cleland Island and Southeast Clayoquot Sound Canada A1, A4i
Cummeen Strand (Sligo Harbour) Ireland B1i, B2, C3
Delta of River Severnaya Dvina Russia (European) A4i, A4iii, B1i
Dublin Bay Ireland A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6
Dundalk Bay Ireland A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4
Dundrum Inner Bay United Kingdom B1i, C3
Dungarvan Harbour Ireland A4i, B1i, B2, C2, C3
East Point Canada A4i, A4iii
Eastern Cape Sable Island Canada A4i, A4iii  
Falsterbo-Bay of Foteviken Sweden A4i, A4iv, B1i, B1iv, B2, B3, C2, C3, C5, C6
Fanø Denmark A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6
Forty islands Russia (Asian) A1, A4i, A4iii
Foxe Basin Islands Canada A4i, A4iii
Frisian Wadden Sea coast Netherlands A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6  
Golfe du Morbihan et Etier de Penerf France A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
Grand Manan Archipelago Canada A4i, A4ii, A4iii
Grevelingen Netherlands A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6  
Groningen Wadden Sea coast Netherlands A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6  
Hakodate bay, Southern Kameda coast Japan A4i
Hamford Water United Kingdom A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C3, C4, C6
Hannah Bay Canada A4i, A4iii
Harboøre Tange, Plet Enge & Gjeller Sø Denmark A4i, A4iii, B1i, B3, C3, C4  
Havre de la Sienne France B1i, C3
Hvalfjardareyri-Laxárvogur Iceland B1i
Ile d'Oléron, marais de Brouage-Saint-Agnant France A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
Indigirka delta Russia (Asian) A1, A3, A4i
Inner Galway Bay Ireland B1i, B2, C3, C6
Innstavogsnes-Grunnafjördur Iceland A4i, B1i
Izembek and Moffet Lagoons USA A1, A4i  
Izvestiy Tsik islands Russia (Asian) A3, A4i    
Karaga bay Russia (Asian) A4i
Kasegaluk Lagoon USA A4i    
Kavacha lagoon Russia (Asian) A4i
Khadyn lake Russia (Asian) A1, A4i
Kilen Greenland (to Denmark) A4i, B1i, B2
Killala Bay Ireland B1i, B2, C3  
Killough Bay United Kingdom B1i, C3
Lake Furenko and nearby wetlands Japan A1, A3, A4i
Larne Lough United Kingdom B1i, B2, C3, C6
Lindisfarne United Kingdom A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6  
Little Qualicum Estuary to Nanoose Bay Canada A4i, A4iii
Lough Foyle Ireland A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4  
Lough Foyle and River Foyle United Kingdom A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6  
Lower Anadyr lowlands Russia (Asian) A1, A4i, A4iii
Lower Nizhnyaya Taymyra river Russia (Asian) A4i, A4iii  
Mackenzie River Delta Canada A4i, A4iii  
Malahide/ Broadmeadow Estuary Ireland A4iii, B1i, B2, C3, C4
Malamvayam lagoon Russia (Asian) A1, A4i
Mandø Denmark A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4
Marais poitevin et baie de l'Aiguillon France A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
McIntyre Beach and Rose Spit Canada A4i  
Medway Estuary and Marshes United Kingdom A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C3, C4, C6
Meechkyn spit and adjacent plain Russia (Asian) A3, A4i
Mid-Essex Coast United Kingdom A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6
Muna River Russia (Asian) A1, A4i, A4iii
Mutsu bay Japan A4i
Netitishi Point Canada A4i, A4iii  
North Norfolk Coast United Kingdom A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6  
North Point Canada A4i, A4iii    
North Wicklow coastal marshes Ireland B1i, B2, C3, C6
North-west Spitsbergen National Park Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands (to Norway) A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3  
Northeast James Bay Canada A4i, A4iii
Northeast James Bay Coast Canada A4i, A4ii, A4iii
Northern Shimokita coast Japan A4i
Northwestern Kattegat Denmark A4i, A4iii, B1i, B1ii, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6  
Notsuke bay, Odaito Japan A1, A3, A4i
Oosterschelde Netherlands A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6  
Ottenby Sweden A4i, A4iii, B1i, C2, C3, C4
Outer Ards United Kingdom A4i, B1i, C3, C6
Pagham Harbour United Kingdom B1i, C3
Portsmouth Harbour United Kingdom C7
Queen Maud Gulf Canada A4i, A4iii
Rømø Denmark A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4
Rogerstown estuary Ireland B1i, B2, C3
Sayan reservoir (Tuva part) Russia (Asian) A4i
Shannon and Fergus Estuaries Ireland A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4
Skerjafjördur Iceland A4i, B1i
Skerries Islands Ireland B1i, B3, C3
Solent Marshes and Southampton Water United Kingdom A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C3, C4, C6
South Sanriku coast Japan A4i
South-east Svalbard Nature Reserve Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands (to Norway) A3, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Strangford Lough and islands United Kingdom A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6
Sydfynske Ø-hav Denmark A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
Tøndermarsken, Magisterkog and Rudbøl Sø Denmark A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
Terschelling: De Boschplaat Netherlands A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6  
Teshekpuk Lake and East Dease Inlet USA A4i  
Texel: Schorren and Zeeburg Netherlands A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6  
The Cull and Killag Ireland A4i, B1i, B2, C2, C3
The Wash United Kingdom A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
Thomsen River Canada A4i, A4iii  
Torna: Shoina watershed Russia (European) A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3
Traicts et marais salants de la Presqu'île Guérandaise France A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
Tralee Bay and Barrow Harbour Ireland B1i, B2, C3, C6
Tramore Backstrand Ireland B1i, B2, C3, C6
Trawbreaga Bay Ireland B1i, B2, C2, C3  
Unskaya bay Russia (European) A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i  
Vadehavet (Wadden Sea) Denmark A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
Wadden Sea Netherlands A4i, A4iii, B1i, C2, C3, C4  
Wexford Harbour and Slobs Ireland A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4
Wrangel island Russia (Asian) A4i, A4iii  
Yana delta Russia (Asian) A1, A3, A4i
Zhupanovskiy lagoon Russia (Asian) A1, A4i, A4iii

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Japan Japan No
Mediterranean Basin Algeria, Egypt, France, Greece, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Portugal, Spain, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey No

Prey / Diet

Clupea pallasii (Pacific herring)[5]
Zostera marina (Eel Grass)[5]
Zostera noltii[6]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Anas acuta (Northern Pintail)1
Anas penelope (Eurasian Wigeon)1
Carcinus maenas (green crab)1

Predators

Falco peregrinus (Peregrine Falcon)[5]
Homo sapiens (man)[5]
Larus glaucescens (Glaucous-winged Gull)[5]
Larus hyperboreus (Glaucous Gull)[5]
Stercorarius parasiticus (Parasitic Jaeger)[5]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Dicranotaenia coronula[7]
Diorchis stefanskii <Unverified Name>[7]
Drepanidotaenia barrowensis <Unverified Name>[7]
Drepanidotaenia lanceolata <Unverified Name>[7]
Drepanidotaenia teshekpukensis <Unverified Name>[7]
Epomidiostomum orispinum <Unverified Name>[7]
Fimbriaria fasciolaris[7]
Hymenolepis barrowensis <Unverified Name>[7]
Hymenolepis bilateralis <Unverified Name>[7]
Hymenolepis setigera <Unverified Name>[7]
Parabisaccanthes philactes <Unverified Name>[7]
Platyscolex ciliata[7]
Retinometra longivaginata <Unverified Name>[7]
Sobolevicanthus gracilis[7]
Tschertkovilepis krabbei <Unverified Name>[7]
Tschertkovilepis setigera <Unverified Name>[7]
Wardoides nyrocae <Unverified Name>[7]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Arundel Wildfowl & Wetlands Trustbernicla
Blackbrook Zoological Parkbernicla
 hrota
 nigricans
Canolfan Llanelli Centre W&WTrustorientalis
Denver Zoological Gardensorientalis
Osaka Municipal Tennoji Zool. Gdns.
Slimbridge New Grounds W&WTrusthrota
 orientalis
Tama Zoological Parkorientalis
Tierpark Hagenbeck GmbH
Turtle Back Zoohrota
Vogelpark (Birdpark) Avifauna
Wilhelma Zoonigricans
Zoo de Santillana y Parque Cuaternario
Zoologischer Garten Augsburg GmbH

Range Map

Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China); North America; Oceania;

Photos

Citations

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Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Protected Areas provided by Biological Inventories of the World's Protected Areas in cooperation between the Information Center for the Environment at the University of California, Davis and numerous collaborators. Natura 2000, UK data: © Crown copyright and database right [2010] All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100017955 GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
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