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A grouse (Lagopus lagopus subsp. scotica) of the British Isles that has chestnut plumage and inhabits open fields. Also called moorfowl.
(Animals) a reddish-brown grouse, Lagopus scoticus, of upland moors of Great Britain: an important game bird
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|Noun||1.||red grouse - 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