Black Guineafowl

Agelastes niger - Pintade noire

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Galliformes

  • Family
    :

    Numididés

  • Genus
    :

    Agelastes

  • Species
    :

    niger

Descriptor

Cassin, 1857

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 43 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    :
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Black Guineafowl (Agelastes niger) is a species of bird in the Numididae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Pintade noire,
  • Pintada negra,
  • pintada-preta,
  • Schwarzperlhuhn,
  • fekete gyöngytyúk,
  • Zwart Parelhoen,
  • Faraona nera,
  • svart pärlhöna,
  • Svartperlehøne,
  • perlička čierna,
  • perlička černá,
  • Sort Kalkunhøne,
  • mustahelmikana,
  • pintada negra,
  • pantarka czarna,
  • Чёрная тёмная цесарка,
  • クロホロホロチョウ,
  • 黑珠鸡,
  • 黑珠雞,

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

QRcode Pintade noire
published: - Updated: 19-10-2005
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