Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: New World Quail :: Buff-crowned Wood-Partridge

Buff-crowned Wood-Partridge Dendrortyx leucophrys

Described by: Gould (1844)
Alternate common name(s): Buffy-crowned Wood Partridge, Buffy-crowned Wood-partridge, Highland Wood-partridge, Buff-crowned Tree-quail
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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S. Central America;
Two populations;
(1) Se. Mexico (Sierra Madre de Chiapas) and Guatemala. Honduras, e. El Salvador and w. Nicaragua.
(2) N. Costa Rica in c. highlands and Dota Mountains.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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