Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pheasants and Partridges :: Moorland Francolin

Moorland Francolin Francolinus psilolaemus

Described by: Gray, G. R. (1867)
Alternate common name(s): Montane Francolin, Shoa Francolin, Elgon Francolin
Old scientific name(s): Scleroptila psilolaemus


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Ec. Africa;
Two populations:
(1) C. Ethiopia s. to Kenya (n. Mt. Kenya and Mt. Elgon).
(2) Mt. Elgon in ex. e. Uganda and ex. w. Kenya.


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


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