Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pheasants and Partridges :: Scaly-breasted Partridge

Scaly-breasted Partridge Arborophila chloropus

Described by: Blyth (1859)
Alternate common name(s): Green-legged Partridge, Green-legged Hill-partridge, Woodland Partridge, Scaly-breasted Hill-partridge, Woodland Hill-Partridge, Green-legged Tree-partridge
Old scientific name(s): Tropicoperdix chloropus


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Se. Asia;
(1) Burma (ex. s. Tenasserim), sw. China to w. and s. Thailand.
(2) Sw. Thailand.
(3) N. and c. Vietnam (Ke Go Nature Reserve in s. Ha Tinh Province).
(4) Laos and Cambodia.
(5) S. Vietnam.
Introduced to Hong Kong.


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


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