Branta hutchinsii Richardson 1832 (cackling goose)

Aves - Anseriformes - Anatidae

Alternative combinations: Anser hutchinsii, Branta canadensis hutchinsi

Belongs to Branta according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also Broughton 2004 and Wetmore 1931

Sister taxa: Branta bernicla, Branta canadensis, Branta dickeyi, Branta esmeralda, Branta howardae, Branta hylobadistes, Branta hypsibata, Branta leucopsis, Branta propinqua, Branta ruficollis, Branta sandvicensis, Branta woolfendeni

Ecology: volant folivore-granivore


• Quaternary of United States (6: California, Florida collections)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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