Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Grouse :: Black-billed Capercaillie

Black-billed Capercaillie Tetrao parvirostris

Described by: Bonaparte (1856)
Alternate common name(s): Siberian Capercaillie, Small-billed Capercaillie, Short-billed Capercaillie, Rock Capercaillie
Old scientific name(s): Tetrao urogalloides


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E. Siberia; Kamchatka;
Two populations;
(1) E. Siberia from the lower Yenisey River Valley to the upper Anadyr River Valley s. to Transbaikalia, ne. China (Manchuria), Ussuriland (Sikhote-Alin Mountains) and Sakhalin Is. Ne. Korea?
(2) Kamchatka.
(3) Lake Baikal region in the Sajan Mountains and n. Mongolia from the Khangai Mountains to the Kentei Mountains.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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