Order
Galliformes
Family
Phasianidae
Genus
Tympanuchus
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Sharp-tailed Grouse Tympanuchus phasianellus

  • LC Least Concern
  • Names (17)
J. W. Connelly, M. W. Gratson, and K. P. Reese
Version: 2.0 — Published January 1, 1998

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Recommended Citation

Connelly, J. W., M. W. Gratson, and K. P. Reese (1998). Sharp-tailed Grouse (Tympanuchus phasianellus), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (A. F. Poole and F. B. Gill, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bna.354