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Tetrao

Definition of the noun tetrao

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noun - plural: -

  1. type genus of the Tetraonidae: capercaillies

Phrases with Tetrao

Phrases starting with the word Tetrao:

  1. Tetrao tetrix
  2. Tetrao Alchata
  3. Tetrao Bonasia
  4. Tetrao Caspius
  5. Tetrao Coturnix
  6. Tetrao Chinensis
  7. Tetrao Sylvatica
  8. tetrao urogallus
  9. Tetrao Caucasicus
  10. Tetrao Orientalis
  11. Tetrao Senegallus
  12. Tetrao parvirostris
  13. Tetrao mlokosiewiczi
  14. Tetrao Tetrix Tetrix

Phrases ending with the word Tetrao:

  1. genus tetrao
  2. Species Tetrao
  3. Subspecies Tetrao

Other phrases containing the word Tetrao:

  1. Species Tetrao Tetrix
  2. Species Tetrao Alchata
  3. Species Tetrao Bonasia

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Tetrao

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Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1828)

Tetrao bonasia.-The tail-feathers cinereous, with black points and band; the two intermediate excepted.- Found among the hazels of Europe and Western Siberia.

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

Tetraones. Red band in the place of an eye-brow. Gen. 1. Lagopus of Brisson.—Legs covered with feathers, and without spurs. Tetrao urogallus. T. tetrix. T. bonosia. T. cupido, umbellus, togatus.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana, Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

Tetrao urogallus. Cock of the Mountain. This bird feeding frequently on the tops of pine trees, the flesh becomes thereby infected with so disagreeable a taste as to render it unfit for eating. Tetrao tctrix. Black Cock. (Grous). Tetrao scoticus.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)

Miscellaneous and lexicographical, vol. 1

Tetrao urogallus. Cock of the Mountain. This bird feeding frequently on the ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis (1828)

by John Wilkes

Tetrao bonasia.--The tail-feathers cinereous, with black points and band; the two intermediate excepted.-— Found among the hazels of Europe and Western Siberia. 16. Tetrao canus.--Body grey, undulated with brown; the beak and legs black ...

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

Tetrao vrogallus. Cock of the Mountain. This bird feeding frequently on the tops of pine trees, the flesh becomes thereby infected with so disagreeable a taste ...

Google previewOrnithological Dictionary; Or, Alphabetical Synopsis of British Birds. With Supplement (1831)

Sylvia sibilatrix Sylvia trochalis Tadorna Vulpanser Tantalus igneus Tetrao lagopus Tetrao Scoticus Tetrao Tetrix Thalassidroma pelagica Totanus Calidris Totanus fuscus Totanus Glareola Totanus Glottis Totanus hypoleucus . Totamus ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana: Miscellaneous and lexicographical (1845)

by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

Tetrao urogallus. Cock of the Mountain. This bird feeding frequently on the tops of pine trees, the flesh becomes thereby infected with so disagreeable a taste as to render it unfit for eating. Tetrao tetrir. Black Cock. (Grous). Tetrao scoticus.

Google previewEncyclopædia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of knowledge, ed. by E. Smedley, Hugh J. Rose and Henry J. Rose. [With] Plates (1845)

by Edward Smedley

Tetrao vrogallus. Cock of the Mountain. This bird feeding frequently on the tops of pine trees, the flesh becomes thereby infected with so disagreeable a taste ...

Google previewThe domestic encyclopedia, or, A dictionary of facts and useful knowledge, chiefly applicable to rural & domestic economy (1821)

with an appendix, containing additions in domestic medicine, and the veterinary and culinary arts by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich, Thomas Cooper, Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress)

TETRAO, a genus of birds, comprehending several species, 3 of which are natives of the United States. 1. The Gnous: La Gelinottehupec de VAmeriquc, of Rrissos Pinnated Grow, of Latham and Pejtnaht. These birds abound in the lower part ...

Google previewThe New and Complete American Encyclopedia (1811)

Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts and Sciences; on an Improved Plan: in which the Respective Sciences are Arranged Into Complete Systems, and the Arts Digested Into Distinct Treatises; Also the Detached Parts of Knowledge Alphabetically Arranged and Copiously Explained, According to the Best Authorities

TETRAO, in ornithology, a genus of birds belonging to the order of galline, and thus charaćterised by Linnaeus: There is a spot near the eyes naked or papillose, or covered, though more rarely, with feathers. Gmelin has enumerated about 66 ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Arts and Sciences (1822)

by George Gregory

TETRAO, in ornithology, a genus of birds belonging to the order of gallinae, and thus characterised by Linnaeus: there is a spot near the eyes naked or papillose, or covered, though more rarely, with feathers. Gmelin has enumerated about 66 ...

Google previewAn Encyclopaedia of Rural Sports (1870)

Or a Complete Account, Historical, Practical, and Descriptive, of Hunting, Shooting, Fishing, Racing, and Other Field Sports and Athletic Amusements of the Present Day by Delabere Pritchett Blaine

the hazel grouse (Tetrao Bonasius Linn.), the black-cock game ( Tetrao Tetrix Linn.), and partridges ( Tetrao Perdrix Linn.). 250. The caper caJy, capercalte, eapercalzie, capercallie, Sfc. for it is thus variously written □ down, is pursued with a ...

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Ruffed Grouse (Tetrao Umbellus)

Title: Birds of America
Creator: John James Audubon (1785-1851)
Date: 1838
Published: London : J.J. Audubon, 1827-1838.

Contributors: Audubon, Lucy Green Bakewell, 1788-1874. ; Havell, Robert, d. 1832. ; Lizars, W. H. 1788-1859.
Identifier: 598.2 A77.4 V. 1, AUD-Plate-041
Format: Picture
Rights: Public domain
Courtesy: Toronto Public Library.

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Photo credit: Toronto Public Library Special Collections

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