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Swan Goose Anser cygnoides


Category E*

Native Range

Asia. Breeds in southern Siberia, Mongolia and north China and winters in N and S Korea.

British Occurence

Widely distributed as a feral species in England, Wales and Scotland. Has bred; the last documented occasion was in 2011 in Worcestershire.

Where to see Swan Goose in captivity

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