Greater White-fronted Goose Identification

Adult Description

  • Medium-sized goose.
  • Body gray-brown.
  • Forehead and base of bill white.
  • Bill pinkish or orange.
  • Variable amount of black mottling on belly.

Immature Description

Slightly smaller and lighter than adult. Lacks white forehead and black belly marks. Bill light pinkish. Legs yellow-orange
Relative Size

Relative Sizegoose or largergoose-sized or larger
Measurements
  • Both Sexes
    • Length: 25.2-31.9 in (64-81 cm)
    • Weight: 68.8-116.8 oz (1951-3311 g)
    • Wingspan: 53.1 in (135 cm)