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  • In the case of the ptarmigan the evidence is clear that the existing autumnal feathers do change, more or less completely, to white.
  • In the northern mountains the ptarmigan is common, and like other creatures assumes a white winter dress; ducks and other water-fowl frequent the lakes; the golden eagle, certain buzzards and owls are found, and among smaller birds the Lappland bunting (Plectrophanes laponicus) may be mentioned.
 
 

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