Gallery description : grouse pictures

Grouse (tetraoninae) is an animal of the bird type. It usually inhabits forest, shrubland and grassy plains. The weight of the animal is about 0.3kg - 6.5kg (0.6lbs - 14lbs) and lives for 1 - 10 years. Fox, lynx, birds of prey predators are dangerous for grouses. See the table below to learn more facts.

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Facts about grouses
NameGrouse
ClassAves
Average Clutch Size8
Size (L)31cm - 95cm (12in - 37in)
HabitatForest, shrubland and grassy plains
TypeBird
Wing Span45cm - 101cm (22in - 40in)
Distinctive FeaturesLong tail feathers and feathered legs and toes
FamilyPhasianidae
Skin TypeFeathers
DietOmnivore
Conservation StatusLeast concern
Scientific NameTetraoninae
Top Speed10km/h (6mph)
Weight0.3kg - 6.5kg (0.6lbs - 14lbs)
Life Span1 - 10 years
GenusTetraoninae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
PredatorsFox, lynx, birds of prey
LifestyleFlock
Main PreyInsects, nuts, seeds, berries
ColourBlack, white, brown, yellow, green, blue, red
OrderGalliformes
Image Details
Description Grouse pictures. Description Sharp-Tailed Grouse.jpg
Width 1216 pixels
Heigh 763 pixels
File type JPG
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