825. Anser gambeli

825. Subsp. Anser gambeli.
Anser gambeli, Hartl. Rev. and Mag. Zool. 1852, p. 7 ; Ridgway, p. 116 ; Tacz. F. O. Sib. O. p. 1091 ; Seebohm, B. Jap. Emp. p. 237 ; Salvadori, Cat. B. Br. Mus. xxvii. p. 95.
Karigane, Jap.
Male ad. (N. America). Differs from A. albifrons, but is somewhat larger and has a larger bill ; bill flesh-colour with a square figure on the culmen, the edges of nostrils, a small spot below them and the basal two-thirds of the lower half of the under mandible yellow ; legs vivid cadmium-yellow ; iris dark brown ; naked eye-ring dark brownish grey. Culmen 2.35, wing 17.50, tail 6.20, tarsus 3.0.
Hab. North America, breeding far north ; in winter south to Mexico and Cuba ; the coasts of Eastern Siberia, Japan and China on passage and in winter.

BookTitle: 
A Manual Of Palaearctic Birds
Reference: 
Dresser, Henry Eeles. A Manual of Palaearctic Birds. Vol. 2. 1903.
Title in Book: 
825. Anser gambeli
Book Author: 
H. E. Dresser
CatNo: 
825
Year: 
1903
Page No: 
592
M_ID: 
279
M_SN: 
Anser albifrons gambelli
Volume: 
Vol. 2
Term name: 
id: 
10974

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