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Sooty Grouse [Dusky]

Dendragapus fuliginosus [fuliginosus or sitkensis] (= Dendragapus fuliginosus fuliginosus) (Ridgway, R 1873)

The sooty grouse is a species of forest-dwelling grouse native to North America's Pacific Coast Ranges. It is closely related to the dusky grouse, and the two were previously considered a single species, the blue grouse. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Phasianidae
Genus:
   Dendragapus
Scientific:
  Dendragapus fuliginosus fuliginosus


Original description

Citation:
  (Ridgway, R 1873)

Reference:
   Forest & Stream 1 p.289

Protonym:
  Canace obscura var. fuliginosa

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40407001


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  485D4893167F4476

Avibase ID:
  avibase-485D4893

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/485D4893


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 175776

Geographic range:

  • Dendragapus fuliginosus fuliginosus: Yukon/Alaska border to nw California; Vancouver I.
  • Dendragapus fuliginosus sitkensis: southeastern Alaska and northwestern British Columbia (south to Haida Gwaii)
English:
Sooty Grouse [Dusky]
French:
Tétras fuligineux [fuliginosus ou sitkensis]


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Sooty Grouse [Dusky] ( Dendragapus fuliginosus [fuliginosus or sitkensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Sooty Grouse (Dusky) ( Dendragapus fuliginosus [fuliginosus or sitkensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Sooty Grouse (Dusky) ( Dendragapus fuliginosus [fuliginosus or sitkensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Sooty Grouse (Dusky) ( Dendragapus fuliginosus [fuliginosus or sitkensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Sooty Grouse [Dusky] ( Dendragapus fuliginosus [fuliginosus or sitkensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Sooty Grouse [Dusky] ( Dendragapus fuliginosus [fuliginosus or sitkensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Sooty Grouse [Dusky] ( Dendragapus fuliginosus [fuliginosus or sitkensis])
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Sooty Grouse ( Dendragapus fuliginosus) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Sooty Grouse ( Dendragapus fuliginosus) [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Dendragapus fuliginosus

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Related taxa

Alternative arrangements:  1  2  3 

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Other synonyms

See also the taxonomic synonyms table.


Catalan: Grèvol fuliginós
Danish: Sodfarvet Hjerpe
German: Küstengebirgshuhn
English: Sooty Grouse, Sooty Grouse (Dusky), Sooty Grouse [Dusky]
Esperanto: Fulga lagopo
Spanish: Gallo fuliginoso
Finnish: nokipyy
French: Tétras fuligineux, Tétras fuligineux (fuliginosus), Tétras fuligineux (nominal), Tétras fuligineux [fuliginosus ou sitkensis]
Italian: Pernice fuligginosa
Scientific: Canace obscura fuliginosa, Dendragapus fuliginosus, Dendragapus fuliginosus [fuliginosus or sitkensis], Dendragapus fuliginosus fuliginosus, Dendragapus obscurus fuliginosus
Lithuanian: Pilkasis tetervinas
Dutch: Grauw Sneeuwhoen
Norwegian: Sotjerpe
Polish: borowiak zóltogardly
Russian: Дикуша обыкновенная
Slovak: kupido sadzový
Swedish: sotjärpe
Chinese: 乌镰翅鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 暗藍鐮樹雞

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