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Stone Partridge
(Ptilopachus petrosus)

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Additional Information

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Description - Female:

Status in Captivity: Has recently been imported once again to the US and is breeding in private collections in Georgia. Measures are in effect to establish a captive breeding program to establish the species. They appear to be easy to keep and breed in a captive setting, so the outlook is good.

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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.
  • Sinclair, I., Ryan, P. 2003. Birds of Africa, South of the Sahara. Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ.


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