Black Brant

Branta nigricans

Why this dark phase of bernicula has been given specific rank is one of the mysteries which only the gods who watch our systematists can answer. Brant show innumerable color changes and are all mere variations of the stock form.

Breeding: similar to Brant

RANGE

Western North America

Birds and Trees of North America
Volume 3
, Plate
174
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