Bonasa umbellus


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Related to Bonasa umbellus: ruffed grouse
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Noun1.Bonasa umbellus - valued as a game bird in eastern United States and CanadaBonasa umbellus - valued as a game bird in eastern United States and Canada
grouse - popular game bird having a plump body and feathered legs and feet
Bonasa, genus Bonasa - ruffed grouse
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For example, the trigeminal nerve is responsible for the detection and reduced intake of coniferyl benzoate (a dominant PSM in quaking aspen Populus termuloides) by European starlings Sturnus vulgaris and may explain regulated intake of that PSM by ruffed grouse Bonasa umbellus (Jakubas & Mason 1991).
Ruffed grouse Bonasa umbellus habitat selection in a spatially complex forest: evidence for spatial constraints on patch selection.
Keywords: Bonasa umbellus, distribution, Indiana, population status, ruffed grouse