World Bird List

Species factsheet
Rock Ptarmigan (Lagopus muta)

Order: Lagopus muta
Family: Pheasants & Allies (Phasianidae)

Danske navn: Fjeldrype

Subspecies and Distribution
Subspecie Distribution
muta n Scandinavia to Kola Pen. (nw Russia)
millaisi Scotland
helvetica Alps
pyrenaica c and e Pyrenees (France/Spain)
pleskei n Siberia
nadezdae s Siberia, n Mongolia
gerasimovi Karaginskiy Is. (Russia)
ridgwayi Commander Is. (Russia)
kurilensis Kuril Is. (Russia)
japonica Honshu (Japan)
evermanni Attu I. (w Aleutian Is., USA)
townsendi Kiska I. Amchitka, Little Sitkin and Rat Is. (w Aleutian Is., USA)
atkhensis Tanaga I., Adak I., Atka I. (wc Aleutian Is., USA)
yunaskensis Yunaska I. (c Aleutian Is.. USA)
nelsoni Unimak and Unalaska Is. (e Aleutian Is. USA) and s Alaska
dixoni Glacier Bay Is., se Alaska (USA)
rupestris n North America
welchi Newfoundland (Canada)
saturata nw Greenland
macruros ne Greenland
reinhardi s Greenland
hyperborea Svalbard (Norway), Franz Josef Land (Russia)
islandorum Iceland
Annoncer