Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Ducks, Geese and Swans :: Kelp Goose
Kelp Goose Chloephaga hybrida
Described by: Molina (1782)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeS. South America; Falkland Is.;
(1) S. Chile (Guaitecas and Chonos Archipelagos) n. to Cautin and Chiloe Is. (42°S.) and s. Argentina from 50°S. s. to s. Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego including s. and e. Isla Grande, Cape Horn and Staten Is.
Winters n. in s. Argentina to Santa Cruz and Chubut (rarely).
(2) Falkland Is. (Kidney Is.).
Winters in bays and creeks around Stanley.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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