Meidum geese

Subject: Meidum geese
From: Paul Taylor <>
Date: Fri, 18 Jun 2021 19:14:28 +1000
On 18/06/2021 7:06 pm, Aidan Sudbury via Birding-Aus wrote:
In the latest issue of Birdlife, birds from an ancient Egyptian frieze are described as "quite unlike any species known today", but they are almost perfect pictures of Red-breasted Geese.

Aidan Sudbury

I wondered about a hybrid, but this post from March 2021 covers that:

Why the “Red-breasted Meidum Goose” is probably not an extinct species


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