(syn. Anser Ϯ Lesser White-fronted Goose A. erythropus) Gr. μαριλη marilē  coal-dust, charcoal; χην khēn, χηνος khēnos  goose; "a. *Marilochen Rchb.  brevirostris (Anser - Heckel) R.  Ic. Av. t. 103. ic. 398-399 et 961. ib. 958-960. t. 102. ic. 238-241" (Reichenbach 1852).

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 23 January 2019).