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Goose, Snow bird pictures


Goose, Snow bird picturesSNOW GOOSE
169. Chen hyperboreus hyperboreus. 26 inches.

Plumage entirely white with primaries tipped with black.

This is the smallest species of the Snow Goose, the eastern variety being some ten inches longer, found in N.A., west of the Mississippi River.