These birds are actively feeding in the middle part of the day having been at the lek from before dawn and returning there in the early evening.
Blackcock look larger away from the lek due to the extended tail.
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IOC 9.1 Subspecies
Scotland, Wales and n England
Scandinavia to s France and n Italy to ne Siberia
se Russia to sw Siberia
se Siberia to n Mongolia and nw Manchuria (China)
e Kyrgyzstan and nw China to e Kazakhstan, sc Siberia and w Mongolia