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Branta hutchinsii asiatica  Aldrich, 1946
Taxonomic Serial No.: 714724

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Synonym(s): Branta canadensis asiatica Aldrich, 1946
  Common Name(s):    
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderAnseriformes  – Ducks, Geese, Screamers, Swans, Waterfowl, canards, cygnes, oies, sauvagine  
                            FamilyAnatidae  – Ducks, Geese, Swans, canards, cygnes, oies  
                                  GenusBranta Scopoli, 1769 – Brent Geese  
                                     SpeciesBranta hutchinsii (Richardson, 1832) – Cackling Goose  
                                        SubspeciesBranta hutchinsii asiatica Aldrich, 1946  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2006.12.10, website (version 10-Dec-06)  
  Acquired: 2006   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Branta hutchinsii asiatica   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Aldrich, John W.  
  Publication Date: 1946   
  Article/Chapter Title: Speciation in the White-cheeked Geese   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Wilson Bulletin, vol. 58, no. 2   
  Page(s): 94-103   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: original description   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  



  Comment: extinct  
    AOU (2004) notes, "Formerly treated as part of B. canadensis but separated on the basis of studies listed in Notes under that species. The distribution of this smallbodied form includes that of the subspecies B. c. hutchinsii, asiatica, leucopareia, taverneri, and minima as recognized by Delacour (1956)"  



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