Pheasants & Peafowl
Francolin & Partridge
Guineafowl & Turkey
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Description - Male:
Description - Female:
Status in Captivity: Not known at this time. There were rumors a few years back that this species was to be imported to North America, but I could not validate and believe that there are none in American aviaries at this time.
Bibliography and Further Reading
- Johnsgard, P.A. 1988. The Quails, Partridges, and Francolins of the World. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.
- Madge, S., McGowan, P. 2002. Pheasants, Partridges, and Grouse. Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ.
- Robbins, G.E.S. 1998. Partridges & Francolins, their Conservation, Breeding & Management. World Pheasant Association.
- Sinclair, I., Ryan, P. 2003. Birds of Africa, South of the Sahara. Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ.
- Zimmerman, D., Turner, D., Pearson, D., 1999. Birds of Kenya and Northern Tanzania. Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ.