A nest of the Western Capercaillie (Tetrao urogallus)

Western Capercaillie (Tetrao urogallus)
A nest of the Western Capercaillie (Tetrao urogallus)
Species: Western Capercaillie   Tetrao urogallus
Author: Tomas Grim
Thursday, June 4, 2015
Added to IBC: 4 Jun 2015 - 23:55
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Altitude (m): 
82 meters


The nest was located below an umbrella of dense branches of a fallen pine tree

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Tomas Grim, IBC1091720. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1091720.

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Tomas Grim, IBC1091720. Photo of Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus at Utula, Finland. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1091720.

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