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Lagopus lagopus  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 175804

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): Willow Grouse [English]
 
    Willow Ptarmigan [English]
 
    lagopède des saules [French]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderGalliformes  – Fowls, Gallinaceous Birds, gallinacées, volaille  
                            FamilyPhasianidae  – Partridges, Turkeys, Grouse, Pheasants, Quail, cailles, faisans  
                               SubfamilyTetraoninae  – Grouse  
                                  GenusLagopus Brisson, 1760 – Ptarmigans  
                                     SpeciesLagopus lagopus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Willow Grouse, Willow Ptarmigan, lagopède des saules  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Subspecies Lagopus lagopus alascensis Swarth, 1926  
                                        Subspecies Lagopus lagopus alba (Gmelin, 1789)  
                                        Subspecies Lagopus lagopus alexandrae Grinnell, 1909  
                                        Subspecies Lagopus lagopus alleni Stejneger, 1884  
                                        Subspecies Lagopus lagopus brevirostris Hesse, 1912  
                                        Subspecies Lagopus lagopus koreni Thayer & Bangs, 1914  
                                        Subspecies Lagopus lagopus kozlowae Portenko, 1931  
                                        Subspecies Lagopus lagopus lagopus (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                        Subspecies Lagopus lagopus leucoptera Taverner, 1932  
                                        Subspecies Lagopus lagopus maior Lorenz, 1904  
                                        Subspecies Lagopus lagopus muriei Gabrielson & Lincoln, 1949  
                                        Subspecies Lagopus lagopus okadai Momiyama, 1928  
                                        Subspecies Lagopus lagopus rossica Serebrovski, 1926  
                                        Subspecies Lagopus lagopus scotica (Latham, 1787) – Red Grouse 
                                        Subspecies Lagopus lagopus sserebrowskii Domaniewski, 1933  
                                        Subspecies Lagopus lagopus ungavus Riley, 1911  
                                        Subspecies Lagopus lagopus variegata Salomonsen, 1936  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Lagopus lagopus    
       
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Lagopus lagopus    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: CDP, database (version 1999)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Willow Ptarmigan[English], lagopède des saules [French]   
       
  Source: AOU Check-List (07-2005), website (version Jul-2005)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: American Ornithologists' Union's "LIST OF THE 2,037 BIRD SPECIES (WITH SCIENTIFIC AND ENGLISH NAMES) KNOWN FROM THE A.O.U. CHECK-LIST AREA" (AOU Check-list, 7th edition, updated with Supplements 42-46), maintained at http://www.aou.org/   
  Reference for: Willow Ptarmigan[English]   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Lagopus lagopus   
       
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2005.05.23, website (version 23-May-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: "Zoonomen Nomenclatural data" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at http://www.zoonomen.net   
  Reference for: Lagopus lagopus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Page(s):    
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Lagopus lagopus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner  
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Resource Publication, no. 166   
  Page(s): 79   
  Publisher: United States Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Lagopus lagopus, Willow Ptarmigan [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Dickinson, Edward C., ed.  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Howard and Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World, 3rd edition   
  Page(s): 1039   
  Publisher: Princeton University Press   
  Publication Place: Princeton, New Jersey, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-691-11701-2   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Lagopus lagopus, Willow Grouse [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gill, Frank, and Minturn Wright  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Birds of the World: Recommended English Names   
  Page(s): ix + 259   
  Publisher: Princeton University Press   
  Publication Place: Princeton, New Jersey, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-691-12827-8   
  Notes: Includes a CD-ROM with the full dataset   
  Reference for: Lagopus lagopus, Willow Ptarmigan [English]   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: North America  
    Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  
    Southern Asia  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Alaska, Native  
    Canada, Native  
    Continental US, Native  
 

 

   

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