Ducks, Geese and Swans (Anatidae)

Egyptian Goose (Alopochen aegyptiacus) - HBW 1, p. 589

French: Ouette d'Egypte German: Nilgans Spanish: Ganso del Nilo

Taxonomy: Anas aegyptiaca Linnaeus, 1766, Egypt.
Monotypic.

Distribution: Africa S of Sahara, Nile Valley. Introduced in Britain.