- n large black Old World grouse
- The skvader has a hare's head and legs (with the typical capercailzie red patch over the eyes), and the wings and hind body of a capercailzie.
- Today no one can pluck the capercailzie on Dollfuss' cap without plucking the Roman eagle, the French cock, the British lion as well.
- Queen Victoria in guardian.co.uk
Albert returned at half-past three,Victoria wrote. "He had had excellent sport, and the trophies of it were spread out before the house - 19 roe deer, several hares and pheasants, and three brace of grouse; there was also a capercailzie...