Branta bernicla bernicla (Linnaeus, 1758)
|Threat status Europe||Not evaluated (IUCN)|
|Natura 2000 sites||53 are designated for this species|
|Valid parent species||Branta bernicla|
|Natura 2000 species code||A675|
The EUNIS species component has very limited information about this species.
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Natura 2000 sites
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Common names and synonyms
|Anas bernicla||Linnaeus, 1758|
|CoL (accepted name)||Catalogue of Life|
|EURing code:01681||European bird-ringing|
|Fauna Europaea search||Fauna Europaea|
|GBIF||Global Biodiversity Information Facility|
|ITIS (Valid name)||Interagency Taxonomic Information System|
|NCBI search||National Center for Biotechnology Information|