genus Tympanuchus

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Noun1.genus Tympanuchus - prairie chickensgenus Tympanuchus - prairie chickens      
bird genus - a genus of birds
prairie chicken, prairie fowl, prairie grouse - brown mottled North American grouse of western prairies
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Along with the greater prairie chicken in the genus Tympanuchus are Attwater's prairie chicken, the lesser prairie chicken and the extinct heath hen.