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The upland goose or Magellan Goose is a sheldgoose of the shelduck-sheldgoose subfamily This bird is indigenous to the southern part of South America. The ruddy-headed goose breeds on open grassy plains in Tierra del Fuego, Chile and the Falkland Islands. The South American birds are now very rare.

Year: 2017

From album: Falkland Islands

Photographer: Peter Prokosch

Tags: African biodiversity Marine environment

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