Taxon profile


Shelley's Francolin
Scleroptila shelleyi (Ogilvie-Grant, 1890)

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

Scientific synonyms

Francolinus shelleyi Ogilvie-Grant, 1890

IUCN category:Least Concern



Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Scleroptila shelleyi macarthuri (van Someren, 1938)
subspecies Scleroptila shelleyi shelleyi (Ogilvie-Grant, 1890)
subspecies Scleroptila shelleyi uluensis (Ogilvie-Grant, 1892)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [161]

Bird Life [] [as Francolinus shelleyi Ogilvie-Grant, 1891]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Scleroptila shelleyi (Ogilvie-Grant, 1890)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [22678781]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Francolinus shelleyi Ogilvie-Grant, 1891]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Francolinus shelleyi Ogilvie-Grant, 1890]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Francolinus shelleyi]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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