spruce grouse(redirected from Falcipennis canadensis)
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A grouse (Falcipennis canadensis) that is dark gray barred with black, found in coniferous forests of northern North America, and popular as a game bird.
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(Animals) a game bird, Dendragapus canadensis, occurring in Canadian coniferous forests
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|Noun||1.||spruce grouse - North American grouse that feeds on evergreen buds and needles|
grouse - popular game bird having a plump body and feathered legs and feet
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