Taxon profile


Red-winged Francolin
Scleroptila levaillantii (Valenciennes, 1825)

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

Scientific synonyms

Perdix levaillantii Valenciennes, 1825
Francolinus levaillantii (Valenciennes, 1825)

Other names

= Red-wing Francolin

Least Concern LC

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Scleroptila levaillantii crawshayi (Ogilvie-Grant, 1896)
subspecies Scleroptila levaillantii kikuyuensis (Ogilvie-Grant, 1897)
subspecies Scleroptila levaillantii levaillantii (Valenciennes, 1825)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22678769]

Bird Life [] [as Scleroptila levaillantii (Valenciennes, 1825)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22678769]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Scleroptila levaillantii (Valenciennes, 1825)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Scleroptila levaillantii (Valenciennes, 1825)]
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 Scleroptila levaillantii Valenciennes, 1825]
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 levaillantii (Valenciennes, 1826)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Francolinus levaillantii]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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