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Species profile—Anseranas semipalmata (magpie goose)


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Species details

Animalia (animals)
Aves (birds)
Anseranatidae (magpie goose)
Scientific name
Anseranas semipalmata (Latham, 1798)
Common name
magpie goose
WildNet taxon ID
Alternate name(s)
pied goose
semipalmated goose
black and white goose
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Conservation significant
Wetland status
Wetland Indicator Species
Pest status
Agricultural Pest
Species environment
Aquatic & Terrestrial

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This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0.

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Last updated
8 March 2022
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