Alopochen aegyptiaca

Alopochen aegyptiaca (Linnaeus, 1766)

Common Names

Egyptian Goose (English), أوز مصري (Arabic), Oie d'Egypte (French), Ouette d'Egypte (French), Nilgans (German), African Sheldgoose (English)

Languages: English

Conservation

Status in Egypt

Resident breeder.

Taxonomy

  • Alopochen aegyptiacus (Linnaeus, 1766) (synonym)
  • Anas aegyptica (synonym)

References

B., Bruun., & S. Baha El Din. (1985).  Common Birds of Egypt, The American University in Cairo Press, Cairo..