Stone Partridge

(Ptilopachus petrosus)

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Ptilopachus petrosus
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Subspecies: P. p. petrosus, which found in most of the range; P. p. major, isolated range in Eritrea.

Range: Central Africa, from the Atlantic Coast east to western Kenya.

Habitat: Dry scrublands.

Status in Wild: Locally common.

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(l to r): 1, Carl Garnham; 2, Myles Lamont; 3-4. Scott Colomb.


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