Red-winged Francolin

Scleroptila levaillantii - Francolin de Levaillant

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Galliformes

  • Family
    :

    Phasianidés

  • Genus
    :

    Scleroptila

  • Species
    :

    levaillantii

Descriptor

Valenciennes, 1825

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 38 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 354 à 515 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Red-winged Francolin (Scleroptila levaillantii) is a species of bird in the Phasianidae family.

Subspecific information 3 Subspecies

  • Scleroptila levaillantii kikuyuensis (e DRCongo to wc Kenya south to Angola and Zambia)
  • Scleroptila levaillantii crawshayi (n Malawi)
  • Scleroptila levaillantii levaillantii (Zimbabwe, e South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Francolin de Levaillant,
  • Francolín Alirrojo,
  • Francolim-d'asa-vermelha,
  • Rotflügelfrankolin,
  • vörösszárnyú frankolin,
  • Roodvleugelfrankolijn,
  • Francolino alirosse,
  • Rödvingad frankolin,
  • Rødvingefrankolin,
  • frankolín hrdzavokrídly,
  • frankolín rezavokřídlý,
  • Rødvinget Frankolin,
  • harlekiinifrankoliini,
  • Rooivlerkpatrys,
  • francolí de Levaillant,
  • frankolin rudoskrzydły,
  • Краснокрылый турач,
  • アカハネシャコ,
  • 红翅鹧鸪,
  • 紅翅鷓鴣,

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude

Geographic range

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