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Arabian Partridge Alectoris melanocephala

Described by: Rüppell (1835)
Alternate common name(s): Arabian Chukar, Arabian Red-legged Partridge
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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S. Arabian Peninsula;
(1) Sw. Arabia (Raydah Special Nature Reserve) to s. Yemen (Aden).
(2) E. Hadhramaut Wadi in s. Yemen.


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


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