Taxon profile


Hildebrandt's Francolin
Pternistis hildebrandti (Cabanis, 1878)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Galliformes »  family Phasianidae - pheasants and allies »  genus Pternistis

Scientific synonyms

Francolinus hildebrandti Cabanis, 1878

Least Concern LC


Pternistis hildebrandti - Hildebrandt's Francolin

Author: Jo Kuyken

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Pternistis hildebrandti altumi (G. A. Fischer & Reichenow, 1884)
subspecies Pternistis hildebrandti hildebrandti (Cabanis, 1878)
subspecies Pternistis hildebrandti johnstoni (Shelley, 1894)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22678827]

Bird Life [] [as Pternistis hildebrandti (Cabanis, 1878)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22678827]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Pternistis hildebrandti (Cabanis, 1878)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Pternistis hildebrandti (Cabanis, 1878)]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021
EN del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Pternistis hildebrandti Cabanis, 1878]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Francolinus hildebrandti Cabanis, 1878]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Francolinus hildebrandti]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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