Bar-headed goose images

   ›      ›   Bar-headed goose - Anser indicus images
Taxonomic classification   < >   Images
The Bar-headed goose (Anser indicus) belongs to the family Anatidae under the order Anseriformes.

Bar-headed goose taxonomy

The Anatidae is the family of ducks, geese and swans. The family Anatidae was first introduced by William Elford Leach, MD, FRS (2 February 1791 – 25 August 1836), an English zoologist and marine biologist, in the year 1820.

The family Anatidae comprises seven subfamilies, including Anserinae. The subfamily Anserinae includes the genus Anser.

The genus Anser was first described by Mathurin Jacques Brisson (30 April 1723 – 23 June 1806), a French zoologist and natural philosopher, in the year 1760.

The genus Anser comprises eleven species, including Anser indicus. The species Anser indicus was first described by John Latham (27 June 1740 – 4 February 1837), an English physician, naturalist and author, in the year 1790.

Taxonomic classification
Binomial name:Anser indicus
Species:A. indicus
Bar-headed goose - Anser indicus
1.Bar-headed goose - Anser indicus
Image by Diliff

Anser indicus
2.Bar-headed goose - Anser indicus
Image by DickDaniels

Anser indicus
3.Bar-headed goose - Anser indicus
Image by Mprasannak

Anser indicus
4.Bar-headed goose - Anser indicus
Image by Airwolfhound

Anser indicus
5.Bar-headed goose - Anser indicus
Image by Arpingstone

Anser indicus
6.Bar-headed goose - Anser indicus
Image by 4028mdk09

Anser indicus
7.Bar-headed goose - Anser indicus
Image by Bert Seghers

Anser indicus
8.Bar-headed goose - Anser indicus
Image by Noel Reynolds

Anser indicus
9.Bar-headed goose - Anser indicus
Image by PRA
Popular posts in Birds World
Red-billed blue magpie photos Slender-billed oriole
Crow-billed drongo Andean siskin
Horned screamer American black duck
Choco tinamou Russet-backed oropendola
Yellow-faced siskin American wigeon
Hume's hawk-owl Himalayan woodpecker
Short-billed minivet Woodchat shrike
Eurasian golden oriole Black drongo
Long-billed plover Tawny owl
Ashy minivet Grey plover
Eurasian curlew River tern
Andaman green pigeon Boreal owl
Coppersmith barbet Darjeeling woodpecker
Small minivet Common ringed plover
Spotted redshank Roseate tern
Thick-billed green pigeon Andaman hawk-owl
Great spotted woodpecker White-bellied minivet
Brown-fronted woodpecker Pied triller
Pacific golden-plover Common iora
Sandwich tern Grey-fronted green pigeon
Lesser coucal Forest owlet
Blue-eared barbet Fulvous-breasted woodpecker
Blue-winged pitta Rosy minivet
European golden-plover Whimbrel
Great crested tern Little swift
Brown wood owl Dusky-green oropendola
Little owl Red-billed blue magpie
Red siskin White-cheeked tern
Green imperial-pigeon Short-eared owl
Scarlet-breasted woodpecker Grey-chinned minivet

1.Image source:,_London_-_Nov_2006.jpg (cropped)
Author: Diliff | License: CC BY-SA 3.0 as on 7/25/18
2.Image source: (cropped)
Author: DickDaniels | License: CC BY-SA 3.0 as on 7/25/18
3.Image source: (cropped)
Author: Mprasannak | License: CC BY-SA 4.0 as on 7/25/18
4.Image source: (cropped)
Author: Airwolfhound | License: CC BY-SA 2.0 as on 7/25/18
5.Image source: (cropped)
Author: Arpingstone | License: Public domain
6.Image source: (cropped)
Author: 4028mdk09 | License: CC BY-SA 3.0 as on 7/25/18
7.Image source: (cropped)
Author: Bert Seghers | License: Public domain
8.Image source: (cropped)
Author: Noel Reynolds | License: CC BY 2.0 as on 7/25/18
9.Source: (cropped)
Author: PRA | License: CC BY-SA 3.0 as on 7/25/18
Current topic in Birds of India: Bar-headed goose - Anser indicus images.
Contact State Tourism or travel agents for bird watching and wildlife tours.