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Tetrao
Tetrao urogallus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Galliformes
Family: Phasianidae
Subfamily: Tetraoninae
Genus: Tetrao
Linnaeus, 1758
Species

Tetrao parvirostris
Tetrao urogallus

Tetrao is a genus of birds in the grouse subfamily. It has four species.

Species[edit]

The fossil record of this genus is quite extensive:





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