Taxon profile


Handsome Francolin
Pternistis nobilis (Reichenow, 1908)

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

Scientific synonyms

Francolinus nobilis Reichenow, 1908

Least Concern

Intertaxon relationships

predator: Caracal aurata (Temminck, 1827) - African Golden Cat

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [183]

Bird Life [] [as Francolinus nobilis Reichenow, 1908]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22678883]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Pternistis nobilis (Reichenow, 1908)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Pternistis nobilis (Reichenow, 1908)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Francolinus nobilis Reichenow, 1908]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Francolinus nobilis]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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