World Bird List

Species factsheet
Western Capercaillie (Tetrao urogallus)

Order: Tetrao urogallus
Family: Pheasants & Allies (Phasianidae)

Danske navn: Tjur

Subspecies and Distribution
Subspecie Distribution
cantabricus nw Spain
aquitanicus Pyrenees (France/Spain)
crassirostris Germany and Poland to the Balkan Pen.
volgensis s and c Belarus, ec Russia
urogallus Scotland, Scandinavia to the White Sea (Russia)
kureikensis nw Russia
uralensis sw Russia
taczanowskii c Siberia to nw Mongolia and n Korea