captive Emperor Goose x Barnacle Goose hybrid (proven), Washington (USA), January 2011 - copyright Steve Mlodinow
(photo ID: 1471)
Steve informs us that the above bird is of proven parentage.
captive Emperor Goose x Barnacle Goose hybrid, Skagit County (Washington, USA), December 2009 - copyright Steve Mlodinow
(photo ID: 1532)
I have heard about a number of these hybrids on the Kent/Sussex border for several years so it's good to have a photo of one of them at last. Fabio tells us that this bird was one of 3 at the site.
Emperor Goose x Barnacle Goose hybrid (with Barnacle Geese), Pett Levels (East Sussex, UK), 9th January 2016 - copyright Fabio Olmos
(photo ID: 2603)
presumed Emperor Goose x Barnacle Goose, Barsebäck (Sweden), 27th September 2009 - copyright Carl Gunnar Gustavsson
(photo IDs: 0958-0959)
presumed Emperor Goose x Barnacle Goose, Harbridge (Hampshire, UK), 26th December 2015 - copyright Olly Frampton
(photo ID: 2174)
captive Emperor Goose x Barnacle Goose hybrids (with Emperor Goose, Barnacle Geese, domestic Swan Goose and Mallards), Karlsruhe Zoo (Germany), 17th January 2009 - copyright Joern Lehmhus
(photo IDs: 0752-0757)
Emperor Goose Anser canagicus or Chen canagica
Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis