E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Wildlife of British Columbia

Tympanuchus phasianellus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Sharp-Tailed Grouse
Family: Phasianidae

Photo of species

© David Shackleton  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #3397)

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Distribution of Tympanuchus phasianellus in British Columbia
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Two subspecies in BC:

1) T.p.caurus
2) T.p.columbianus

Note Author: Jamie Fenneman 2012

Status Information

Scientific NameOrigin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
Tympanuchus phasianellusNativeS4YellowNot Listed
Tympanuchus phasianellus columbianusNativeS2S3BlueNot Listed
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General References

Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2021. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2024-07-18 5:51:52 PM]
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