Ducks, Geese and Swans (Anatidae)

Red-breasted Goose (Branta ruficollis) - HBW 1, p. 584

French: Bernache à cou roux German: Rothalsgans Spanish: Barnacla Cuelliroja

Taxonomy: Anser ruficollis Pallas, 1769, lower Ob, Siberia.
Sometimes placed in monospecific genus Rufibrenta. Monotypic.

Distribution: Siberian tundra, almost entirely within Taymyr Peninsula.