Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Ducks, Geese and Swans :: Ashy-headed Goose
Ashy-headed Goose Chloephaga poliocephala
Described by: Sclater, P. L. (1857)
Alternate common name(s): Ashy-headed Sheldgoose
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeS. South America;
S. in the Andes of c. Chile from Bio-Bio, Malleco, Valdiva (Lipela Pass) and Llanquihue, then s. from Chiloe, the Guaitecas and Chonos Is. and along the w. coast to the Beagle Channel and Cape Horn Is. and in s. Argentina s. from Neuquen and Rio Negro to Tierra del Fuego and Cape Horn. The Falkland Is.
Winters n. to c. Chile (Colchagua) and ne. Argentina (s. Buenos Aires).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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