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Definition of Pinnated grouse

Pinnated grouse
Pinnate Pin"nate, Pinnated Pin"na*ted, a. [L. pinnatus feathered, fr. pinna a feather. See Pin a peg, Pen feather.] 1. (Bot.) Consisting of several leaflets, or separate portions, arranged on each side of a common petiole, as the leaves of a rosebush, a hickory, or an ash. See Abruptly pinnate, and Illust., under Abruptly. 2. (Zo["o]l.) Having a winglike tuft of long feathers on each side of the neck. Pinnated grouse (Zo["o]l.), the prairie chicken.

Meaning of Pinnated grouse from wikipedia

- greater prairie-chicken or pinnated grouse (Tympanuchus cupido), sometimes called a boomer, is a large bird in the grouse family. This North American...
- birds: Carolina parakeet, p****enger pigeon, Labrador duck, great auk, pinnated grouse, and, possibly, the Eskimo curlew, Ivory-billed wood****, and Bachman's...
- 12: 99–117, 1 map. (1936). "The winter food of Sharp-tailed Grouse and Pinnated Grouse in Wisconsin". Wilson Bulletin 48: 186–203. With Sherman C. Bishop...
- eaten by numerous species of birds, including ruffed grouse, ptarmigans, sharp-tailed grouse, blue grouse, American robins, other thrushes, waxwings, jays...
- the weight afterward. An example of this can be seen in the greater sage-grouse (Centrocercus urophasi****). During the peak of their breeding season, which...
- dove Pink-throated becard Pink-throated brilliant Pink-throated twinspot Pinnated bittern Pinon's imperial pigeon Pinsker's hawk-eagle Pin-striped tit-babbler...
- males. Other birds that exhibit ornamentation include sage grouses and widowbirds. Sage grouse birds gather in a lek, or a special display area, and strut...
- catkins are important source of winter food for some birds, notably ruffed grouse (Bonasa umbellus). Additionally, the nutlets and buds are eaten by birds...
- members of the Ardeidae fly with their necks pulled back into a curve. Pinnated bittern, Botaurus pinnatus (A) American bittern, Botaurus lentiginosus...
- Boat-billed heron, Cochlearius cochlearius Zigzag heron, Zebrilus undulatus Pinnated bittern, Botaurus pinnatus Least bittern, Ixobrychus exilis Stripe-backed...