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Lagopus leucurus (White-Tailed Ptarmigan)

I believe this is part way though the molt from winter (white) to summer (like the rock).

Age: Mature
Camera: Nikon F100
Date: Sunday, July 4th, 2004
Film: Fuji Velvia 50 (slide)
Gender: Female
Lens: 80-200mm f/2.8D ED-IF AF-S Zoom-Nikkor
Photographer: John Harvey
Plumage: Breeding
Region: North America, Canada, British Columbia
Scientific Name: species related to Lagopus leucurus (White-Tailed Ptarmigan)
Tag: bird, BC fauna
Larger image: 2000 x 1333
Raw image: 3725 x 2483

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