Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Grouse :: Black Grouse

Black Grouse Tetrao tetrix

Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Blackcock, Eurasian Black Grouse
Old scientific name(s): Lyrurus tetrix


Sweden - 1992 © Kees Bakker 
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Temperate Palearctic;
(1) Scotland and n. England.
(2) France to Scandinavia (Sweden) and n. Siberia in the Ardennes, Alps and Balkans.
(3) Se. Russia and sw. Siberia.
(4) S. Siberia to at least the Kolyma River, Lena River and Ussuriland.
(5) Turkestan, nw. China (Kirghiz steppes, c. Tien Shan and w. Altai Mountains).
(6) N. Mongolia and ne. China (w. Manchuria).


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: ETI BioInformatics


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


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