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The greylag goose is a bird with a wide range in the Old World. It is the type species of the genus ''Anser''.

It was in pre-Linnean times known as the wild goose . This species is the ancestor of domesticated geese in Europe and North America. Flocks of feral birds derived from domesticated birds are widespread.

The greylag goose is one of the species to which the ''Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds'' applies.

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Similar species: Ducks, Geese, Etc.
Species identified by Jivko Nakev
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Uploaded Jan 3, 2019. Captured Dec 29, 2018 16:59 in Epar.Od. Dispiliou-Sidirochoriou 15, Mavrochori 520 56, Greece.
  • Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
  • f/6.3
  • 1/640s
  • ISO200
  • 560mm