Taxon profile


Rock Bush-quail
Perdicula argoondah (Sykes, 1832)

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

Scientific synonyms

Perdicula asiatica argoondah

Other names

= Rock Bush Quail

Least Concern

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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Perdicula argoondah argoondah (Sykes, 1832)
subspecies Perdicula argoondah meinertzhageni Whistler, 1937
subspecies Perdicula argoondah salimalii Whistler, 1943

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22679002]

Bird Life [] [as Perdicula argoondah (Sykes, 1832)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [53443]

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 Perdicula argoondah Sykes, 1832]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 10.2 [] [as Perdicula argoondah (Sykes, 1832)]
Data retrieved on: 1 August 2020
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Perdicula argoondah (Sykes, 1832)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Perdicula argoondah]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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