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Bar-headed Goose

Anser indicus

Description:

The Bar-headed Goose (Anser indicus) is a goose which breeds in Central Asia in colonies of thousands near mountain lakes and winters in South Asia, as far south as peninsular India. It lays three to eight eggs at a time in a ground nest.(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bar-headed_Goose)



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5 Comments

bee.jacbs
bee.jacbs 6 years ago

Awesome photos. Great spotting!

Wild Things
Wild Things 6 years ago

Wonderful!

Nayeli
Nayeli 6 years ago

What a beautiful bird!

KarenP
KarenP 6 years ago

Great series! Thanks for posting

Gordon Dietzman
Gordon Dietzman 6 years ago

That's one very nice photo! I like the repetition of the two geese and the background. Very nice...

India

Lat: 15.58, Long: 79.76

Spotted on Dec 23, 2012
Submitted on Dec 23, 2012

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