Tetrao urogallus


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Related to Tetrao urogallus: Eurasian Capercaillie
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Noun1.Tetrao urogallus - large black Old World grouseTetrao urogallus - large black Old World grouse  
grouse - popular game bird having a plump body and feathered legs and feet
genus Tetrao, Tetrao - type genus of the Tetraonidae: capercaillies
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Populations of capercaillie Tetrao urogallus have declined throughout central and western Europe over the last decades.
Objects of protection on the territory are the following bird species: Ciconia nigra, Pernis apivorus, Milvus migrans, Circaetus gallicus, Aquila pomarina, Aquila chrysaetos, Buteo ryfinus, Falco peregrinus, Alectoris graeca, Bonasa bonasia, Tetrao urogallus, Bubo bubo, Glaucidium passerinum, Aegolius funereus, Caprimulgus europaeus, alcedo attis, Picus canus, Dryocopus martius, Dendrocopos medius, Picoides tridactylus, Dendrocopos syriacus, Lullula arborea, Lanius collurio, Lanius minor, Sylvia nisoria, Emberiza hortulana.
The birds are represented by Aquila chrysaetos, Corvux corax, Tetrao urogallus, and Lacerta viridis or Vipera berus are among the reptile species in the area.
Estimation of juvenile mortality in the capercaillie, Tetrao urogallus, and the black grouse, Tetrao tetrix, from indirect evidence.
The population decline of Tetrao urogallus in the Janowskie Forests halted by the removal of the alien black cherry (Prunus serotina) from 15 ha of land and by a reduction in the number of the cappercaillie s predators;
Los cebadores 18SEUDIR-18SEUINV fueron empleados como control positivo de amplificacion del ADN total presente en las muestras 12SCODIR 12SFAISDIR Nombre comun Nombre en latin 12SCOINV 12SFAISINV Codorniz Coturnix coturnix 129 pb -- (a) Faisan Phasianus colchicus -- 113 pb Perdiz roja Alectoris rufa -- -- Perdiz chukar Alectoris chukar -- -- Perdiz moruna Alectoris barbara -- -- Pintada Numida meleagris -- -- Urogallo Tetrao urogallus -- -- Becada Scolopax rusticola -- -- Paloma torcaz Columba palumbus -- -- Zorzal comun Turdus philomelas -- -- Pollo Gallus gallus -- -- Pavo Meleagris gallipavo -- -- Pato de berberia Cairina moschata -- -- Oca Anser anser -- -- Vaca Bos taurus -- -- Oveja Ovis aries -- -- Cabra Capra hircus -- -- Cerdo Sus scrofa dom.
Disturbance in the habitat of Tetrao urogallus and Bonasa bonasia will be reduced by establishing 600 ha of quiet zone ;
Declines in capercaillie Tetrao urogallus populations in Scandinavia have been associated with the development of industrial forestry because intensive forestry often results in increased habitat fragmentation and reduction in age structure of stands (Rolstad & Wegge 1987, Helle et al.
For example, especially aggressive capercaillie Tetrao urogallus males that approach and attack humans are referred to as 'mad cocks' in European languages (Klaus et al.
Predicting space use responses to habitat fragmentation: can root vole Microtus oeconomus serve as an experimental model system (EMS) for capercaillie grouse Tetrao urogallus in boreal forest?
We also discuss the implications of changes in marten and fox numbers on capercaillie Tetrao urogallus, a declining grouse species in Scottish forests (Ewing et al.