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BirdLife International Chloephaga picta. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species Recommended Citation. Upland Goose (Chloephaga picta), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. Lesser Magellan Goose (Chloephaga picta picta) Greater Magellan Goose ( Chloephaga picta leucoptera) Magellangans (German) Oie de magellan (French).

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Newly-hatched weight — Growth rate — Return to top of page. There are a few ways by which you can help the development of this page, such as joining the Flickr group for photos or providing translations of the site in addition languages.

Female Chloephaga picta picta g B3. Please donate to Arkive Help us share the wonders of the natural world. Search Avibase search Browse by families.

Return to top of page. Trade — Return to top of page. Views Read Edit View history. Upland goose habitat Found in grassy plains, pastures and open mountain slopes, at all altitudes. Long-tailed meadowlark Sturnella loyca.

Usually lay end of March to May. Upland goose conservation There are currently no known conservation measures in place for the upland goose.


Upland goose

Lindsey Paretti – Blood Island. Specific Needs Group referenced in Management Techniques. Chloephaga picta picta g B3. This page was last edited on 13 Novemberat Territorial while breeding, but gather for chlephaga moult.

Wings have secondary coverts speculum iridescent greensecondaries and lesser coverts white, primaries dark grey.

The barred form is identical to the white form, except that the entire undersurface of the body is barred black and white. Predation in Wild Goslings taken by skuas, kelp gulls, caracaras and peregrine falcons.

On both the Falkland Islands and the South American mainland, the upland goose has been persecuted as an agricultural pest that competes with sheep for grazing 2 4. The nest is on the ground, concealed by dense vegetation, often located near water. Cape petrel Daption capense. MyARKive offers the scrapbook feature to signed-up members, allowing you to organize your favourite Arkive images and videos and share them with friends. Embed this Arkive thumbnail link “portlet” by copying and pasting the code below.

International Union for Conservation of Nature. Contribute There are a few ways by which you can help the development of this page, such as joining the Flickr group for photos or providing translations of the site in addition languages. Retrieved January 14, This Anseriformes article is a stub.


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However, the Falklands ch,oephaga Chloephaga picta leucoptera represents only one of two subspecies of the upland goose, with the other subspecies C. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Guarded by both parents.

Retrieved picga November Legs Adult Male Black. Rodents of Unusual Size. B7B29B40 B95B Upland goose Female left and male right in Argentina Conservation status.

Share this image — Hide sharing options. Females Pairing from about ten months.

Ground-level nest boxes, open to the ground, 20x16x16 inches 50x40x40cmwith a ground level entrance hole and containing e. Sheltered nest sites may be needed for species which nest early in the year. Names for non-breeding males or other colour-phases — Return to top of page.

Status and conservation Not globally threatened Least Concern. Turkey vulture Cathartes aura.