prairie fowl


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Noun1.prairie fowl - brown mottled North American grouse of western prairiesprairie fowl - brown mottled North American grouse of western prairies
grouse - popular game bird having a plump body and feathered legs and feet
genus Tympanuchus, Tympanuchus - prairie chickens
greater prairie chicken, Tympanuchus cupido - the most common variety of prairie chicken
lesser prairie chicken, Tympanuchus pallidicinctus - a smaller prairie chicken of western Texas
heath hen, Tympanuchus cupido cupido - extinct prairie chicken
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But before stepping into the field, hunters must have a special permit to hunt these prairie fowl, and the permit is available only by special drawing from the Department of Fish and Game.