Coqui Francolin

Peliperdix coqui - Francolin coqui

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Galliformes

  • Family
    :

    Phasianidés

  • Genus
    :

    Peliperdix

  • Species
    :

    coqui

Descriptor

Smith, A, 1836

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 25 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 218 à 289 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Coqui Francolin (Peliperdix coqui) is a species of bird in the Phasianidae family.

Subspecific information 4 Subspecies

  • Peliperdix coqui spinetorum (Mauritania and Mali to n Nigeria)
  • Peliperdix coqui maharao (s Ethiopia, c and e Kenya)
  • Peliperdix coqui hubbardi (w and s Kenya, n Tanzania)
  • Peliperdix coqui coqui (Gabon, DRCongo to s Kenya and Uganda, south to South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Francolin coqui,
  • Francolín Coqui,
  • Francolim-das-pedras,
  • Coquifrankolin,
  • Coqui-frankolin,
  • Coqui-frankolijn,
  • Francolino coqui,
  • Coquifrankolin,
  • Kokifrankolin,
  • frankolín kokvi,
  • frankolín rezavohlavý,
  • Coquifrankolin,
  • keltapääfrankoliini,
  • Swempie,
  • francolí coqui,
  • frankolin jasnogłowy,
  • Турач коки,
  • コクイシャコ,
  • 栗顶鹧鸪,
  • 栗頂鷓鴣,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Savanna : Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land

Geographic range

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