Bean Goose Anser fabalis

Bean Goose Anser fabalis

The Taiga Bean Goose (Anser fabalis sensu stricto) is a medium to large goose breeding in northern Europe and Asia. It is migratory and winters further south in Europe and Asia. Its English and scientific names come from its habit in the past of grazing in bean field stubbles in winter (Latin faba, a bean).

Factsheet: Bean Goose Anser fabalis 


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