Cape Barren Goose
Murray Mallee Region
Cape Barren Goose
A small Gaggle
Cape Barren Goose (Cereopsis novaehollandiae)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Birds (Aves)
Order: Waterfowls (Anseriformes)
Family: Waterbird (Anatidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Cape Barren Goose (Cereopsis novaehollandiae)
This Photo:     🔍Pair🔎

Thank you Tim (twan3253) for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee SA, Coastal Areas and possibly elsewhere
There were some 4-500 geese in this gaggle.

Copyright © 2022-2023 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 05-Apr-2022
This species is classed as RA (Rare) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)