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n.1.(Zool.) The pintail duck.
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I followed closely through this uplander's paradise, anticipating the cackle of a rooster, the chuckle of a sharptail, or the whoosh of a rising covey of Hungarian Partridge.
Add to all of that the tens of thousands of wilderness acres consumed by wildfire each season that result in prime sharptail habitat just a few years later, and the Alaska subspecies of sharp-tailed grouse seem to have a bright future.
However, the first report (Goode 1877) of Mola mola (as M rotunda) from Bermuda was actually based on misidentification of a third species, the Sharptail Mola, Masturus lanceolatus (Lenard 1840).
Between deer hunts, we'd dropped plenty of Hungarian partridge and sharptail grouse for Rocky, my yellow Lab, to retrieve.
Important species: Besides the endangered Fender's blue butterfly and threatened Kincaid's lupine, the preserve is home to species of concern such as the western gray squirrel, sharptail snake, southern alligator lizard, horned lark, western meadowlark and Taylor's checkerspot butterfly.
The new Danner Sharptail Chukka is a five-inch moctoe boot that comfortably supports feet with full-grain pebbled leather uppers with padded tongue and collar.
GREAT NORTH AMERICAN PRAIRIE Pronghorn antelope, sharptail grouse, and mourning doves all thrive on fallow land.
In addition to well-established Eurasian birds such as Hungarian and chukar partridge and pheasants, we have ruffed, blue, spruce, sharptail and sage grouse.
However, on the way to camp we did see six ruffed grouse, five sharptail grouse, and one deer bounding across an open marsh, and as the hunt unfolded, I was pleasantly surprised by the number of deer sightings and the unique behavior of these whitetails.
The grass is good sharptail habitat and the draws and ditches filled witJh snowberry, wild roses and an assortment of greens are ideal Hungarian partridge habitat.
She was a partridge and sharptail dog, and had never been on a duck hunt.