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Point Pelee National Park of Canada

Birds of Point Pelee National Park

Image of: Goose, Canada
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Goose, Canada
-Branta canadensis (Linnaeus)

Adult: Head and neck black, with a large white patch on each cheek, the two cheek patches meeting under the throat; upper parts of body and wings greyish brown, the feathers narrowly tipped with a brownish white; rump blackish; upper tail coverts white; tail black; under tail coverts white; feathers of breast broad and square-tipped; bill and legs black; eye brown.