Gallery description : goose

Goose (branta) is an animal of the bird type. It inhabits large ponds, rivers and lake shores. The weight of this animal is about 1.5kg - 8kg (3.3lbs - 17lbs) and lives for 12 - 26 years. Fox, owl, raccoon, wild dogs predators are the dangerous creatures for gooses. Look up the table below for more information.

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Facts about gooses
NameGoose
ColourGrey, brown, black, white
Life Span12 - 26 years
Size (L)60cm - 120cm (23.6in - 50in)
FamilyAnatidae
Weight1.5kg - 8kg (3.3lbs - 17lbs)
Wing Span83cm - 170cm (32.7in - 68in)
LifestyleFlock
DietOmnivore
PhylumChordata
Top Speed90km/h (55mph)
Average Clutch Size5
HabitatLarge ponds, rivers and lake shores
Scientific NameBranta
KingdomAnimalia
TypeBird
Main PreyGrass, seeds, berries
Conservation StatusLeast concern
Skin TypeFeathers
Distinctive FeaturesLong neck and noisy communication calls
GenusAnserini
PredatorsFox, owl, raccoon, wild dogs
ClassAves
OrderAnseriformes
Image Details
Description Goose. Ohio Bird Photo Collection: Domestic Greylag Goose
Width 1905 pixels
Heigh 1272 pixels
File type JPG
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