Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pheasants and Partridges :: Gray Francolin
Gray Francolin Francolinus pondicerianus
Described by: Gmelin (1789)
Alternate common name(s): Grey Francolin, Indian Gray Francolin, Indian Grey Francolin
Old scientific name(s): Ortygornis pondicerianus
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RangeE. Arabia w. through India;
(1) Se. Iran and ne. Arabia through s. Afghanistan and Pakistan.
(2) N. India.
(3) S. India and nw. coast of Sri Lanka.
Introduced to se. Arabia, Seychelles, Mascarene, Andaman and Hawaiian Is.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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