Lagopus scoticus


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Noun1.Lagopus scoticus - reddish-brown grouse of upland moors of Great BritainLagopus scoticus - reddish-brown grouse of upland moors of Great Britain
ptarmigan - large Arctic and subarctic grouse with feathered feet and usually white winter plumage
moorhen - female red grouse
moorcock - male red grouse
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1998) to establish identity of predators of red grouse Lagopus lagopus scoticus.
The start of the shooting season for the Red Grouse, Lagopus lagopus scoticus, was enshrined it the Game Act 1831 and differs from the start of the season for birds such as partridge ( September 1) and woodcock and pheasant (October 1).
The red grouse - Lagopus lagopus scoticus - has featured on every label of a bottle of The Famous Grouse since the bird was first drawn in 1896 by Philippa Gloag.
Faecal egg counts provide a reliable measure of Trichostrongylus tenuis intensities in free-living red grouse Lagopus lagopus scoticus.
Population studies on red grouse, Lagopus lagopus scoticus (Lath.
Our study was carried out on 10 independently managed private hunting estates managed for red grouse Lagopus lagopus scoticus shooting (labelled A-J in Table 1) across the Central Scottish Highlands.
In wild red grouse, Lagopus lagopus scoticus, Wilson (1983) reported that 90% of the birds examined carried the caecal threadworm Trichostrongylus tenuis, with old birds carrying 30 times the burden of the young (no age effects were seen in the present study).
Population cycles and kin selection in Red Grouse Lagopus lagopus scoticus.
This decline followed habitat loss and intensive culling by gamekeepers (Langley & Yalden 1977), whose objective was to conserve game birds, particularly red grouse Lagopus lagopus scoticus, for shooting (Tapper 1999).
Clutch size, egg size, hatch weight, and laying date in relation to early egg mortality in Red Grouse Lagopus lagopus scoticus chicks.
2007: Alternative methods for estimating density in an upland game bird: the red grouse Lagopus lagopus scoticus.