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Willow grouse
(Willow ptarmigan)
Lagopus lagopus
(LINNAEUS, 1758)

Photo by: R. Traxl
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:19
Information Source for Taxanomy:del Hoyo & Collar (2014) Illustrated Checklist of the Birds ot the World, Vol. 1, Non-passerines
Tail length:11,1 - 13,5 cm
Body length:38 cm
Wingspan:19,7 - 21,8 cm
Weight:405 - 750 g
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)

Current Holdings
European Union
  Germany (1 Holding(s)):
  • Lohberg (Bayerwald-Tierpark) 
    Number: 1
    Non-EU and other EAZA countries