H. Boyd

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H. Boyd and J. Young

Measurements of Geese by R A H Combes: relationships between mass and body size of pink-footed and greylag geese

Zoology, Ornithology

TDGNHAS Series III, 77 (2003), 1(1.68 MB)


Linear measurements and masses of over 700 geese, most shot around the Solway Firth in 1938-1960, provide scare information on total length and wing span and identify some differences in mass and in linear measurements from those reported elsewhere. The s