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Rock Ptarmigan*
Lagopus muta
(Syn.: Lagopus mutus)*
(MONTIN, 1781)

Photo by: T. Doron
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:30
Information Source for Taxanomy:del Hoyo & Collar (2014) Illustrated Checklist of the Birds ot the World, Vol. 1, Non-passerines
Tail length:10,3 - 13,1 cm
Body length:34 cm
Wingspan:18,9 - 21,3 cm
Weight:375 - 515 g
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)

Current Holdings
European Union
  Austria (1 Holding(s)):
  • Innsbruck (Alpenzoo) 
    Number: 1
    Non-EU and other EAZA countries