Definition of Tympanuchus pallidicinctus
1. Noun. A smaller prairie chicken of western Texas.
Generic synonyms: Prairie Chicken, Prairie Fowl, Prairie Grouse
Lexicographical Neighbors of Tympanuchus Pallidicinctus
Literary usage of Tympanuchus pallidicinctus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Code of Nomenclature and Check-list of North American Birds Adopted by by American Ornithologists' Union (1886)
"Mus. VIII. 1885, 355. [B 464,fart, C 384, part, R 477, fart, C 563,fart.} HAB. Island of Martha's Vineyard, Mass. 307. Tympanuchus pallidicinctus ..."
2. American Game-bird Shooting by George Bird Grinnell (1910)
"Tympanuchus pallidicinctus. The familiar prairie chicken or prairie hen of a generation ago was the pinnated grouse, once so abundant in Illinois, Indiana, ..."
3. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science by Kansas Academy of Science (1903)
"Tympanuchus americanus Reich. Prairie Hen. Formerly an abundant resident ; still common in some parts of central Kansas. ! Tympanuchus pallidicinctus ..."
4. Handbook of Birds of the Western United States: Including the Great Plains by Florence Merriam Bailey (1921)
"Son. zone in coast region of Tex. and sw. La. 307. Tympanuchus pallidicinctus. Lesser Prairie Chicken. Up. Son. zone of Gt. Plains, from Kan. s. to cen. ..."
5. Our Feathered Game: A Handbook of the North American Game Birds by Dwight Williams Huntington (1903)
"(a) Lesser prairie hen (Tympanuchus pallidicinctus). A smaller and paler bird; pattern and markings the same as No. 4. Hab.—Eastern edge of the Great Plains ..."