Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves (Birds) Order: Anseriformes Family: Anatidae
Bar-headed Goose (Anser indicus). This bird is a common winter visitor found in large wetlands of India. It has two distinctive black bars across its neck. This bird arrives in October and departs by the end of March.
Local Names: Hans, Raj Hans, Birwa and Sawan
Size: 74 cm