Birds of Indian Subcontinent

Capturing Sharp-Tailed Grouse Hens by Using Taped Chick Distress Calls

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1971
Authors:Artmann, JW
Journal:The Journal of Wildlife Management
Date Published:1971
ISBN Number:0022541X
Keywords:Pedioecetes, Pedioecetes phasianellus, Phasianidae, Tympanuchus, Tympanuchus phasianellus
Abstract:A combination of recorded chick distress calls and mist nets was used to capture five sharp-tailed grouse hens (Pedioecetes phasianellus campestris) with chicks from less than 1 day to 6 weeks of age. One hen was captured twice and another three times.
Short Title:The Journal of Wildlife Management
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