What is the Scientific name of Canada goose?
The Scientific name of Canada Goose is Branta canadensis.
The Canada Goose is named after a man with the last name of Canada, therefore the proper name is Canada Goose. The goose does not come strictly from Canada- so it is not a Canadian goose. The plural is also a group of Canada geese. The story of John Canada has not been proven but the name Canada Goose was also used by Audubon.