Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Aves > Order: Anseriformes > Family: Anatidae > Genus: Anser > Species: Anser indicus

Anser indicus (Latham, 1790)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
Protected by 1 international agreement
Natura 2000 species code A845


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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.


Least Concern


Not evaluated


Not evaluated

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

The EU conservation status is assessed for species mentioned in the EU Habitats Directive annexes. The EU Habitats Directive does not cover this species.

Natura 2000 sites

Not available

Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
No synonyms available.

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
EURing code:01620 European bird-ringing
EoL Encyclopedia of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
NOBANIS: Anser indicus European Network on Invasive Alien Species
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

Reportnet deliveries

Files delivered through Reportnet with relevance to this species.

3 items found, displaying all items.1
Released Coverage Envelope File
2015-04-16 Netherlands Birds Directive Derogations 2013 NL_BD2013.xml
2014-09-29 Hungary Bird_derogation_2013_HU derogation report Bird 2013 HU
2010-01-13 Hungary December 2009 Habides Report HDandBDderogationreports

Summary of derogations for species

EU member states are required to report derogations from protection efforts of species.

3 items found, displaying all items.1
Region From Until Justification Activity Impact
Noord-Holland 2013-05-24 2013-08-31 No information available Killing Significant; however the national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected.
Nyugat-Dunántúl 2013-04-20 2018-04-15 Only disturbance was permitted. Deliberate disturbance, scaring away The derogation are not detrimental.
Zuid-Holland 2013-01-01 2013-12-31 No information available No information available The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
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