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dc.contributor.authorGarst, Genevieve Sherwin, 1922-2013
dc.contributor.authorGarst, Warren, 1922-2016
dc.coverage.spatialWestern parts of Central North America
dc.coverage.temporal1958-1988
dc.date1958-1988
dc.date.accessioned2007-01-03T06:39:42Z
dc.date.available2007-01-03T06:39:42Z
dc.description35 mm slide; color.
dc.descriptionScientific Classification: Kingdom: Animalia; Phylum: Chordata; Class: Aves; Order: Galliformes; Family: Phasianidae; Genus: Centrocercus; Genus species: Centrocercus urophasianus.
dc.descriptionAnimal characteristics: Head-Body Length: 56 cm; Identification: The male greater sage grouse has a yellow comb over its eye, a black/brown throat with a v-shaped mark separated by white feathers, and a white breast. The nape, back, and wings are gray and speckled with white. The male also has a black belly and olive air sacs on his chest. The female has a buff throat with black markings, and a lower throat and breast barred with black/brown. Her plumage is mottled with white and brown, and the belly is dark; Habitat: Scrub grasslands; Diet: Omnivore: green plant matter, flowers, seeds, insects; Reproduction: Only a few dominant males breed each season. The females lay 7-13 eggs, which are incubated for 25-27 days; Status: No special status.
dc.format.mediumslides (photographs)
dc.identifierMGARaaaa100818
dc.identifierGarst_12821.tif
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10217/53809
dc.publisherColorado State University. Libraries
dc.relationFinding aid: https://lib2.colostate.edu/archives/findingaids/manuscripts/mgar.html
dc.relation.isformatofSlide no. G12821
dc.relation.ispartofGarst (Warren and Genevieve) Collection
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dc.subjectupland ground bird
dc.subject.lcshSage grouse
dc.subject.lcshCentrocercus
dc.subject.lcshGrouse
dc.subject.lcshGalliformes
dc.subject.lcshBirds
dc.subject.lcshVertebrates
dc.subject.lcshChordata
dc.subject.lcshSage hen
dc.subject.lcshGreater sage grouse
dc.subject.lcshSage grouse
dc.titleMale greater sage grouse standing in grass
dc.typeStillImage
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