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Arabian Partridge

Alectoris melanocephala (Rüppell, WPES 1835)

The Arabian partridge is a species of bird in the family Phasianidae, native to the southern Arabian peninsula. Two subspecies are recognised, A. m. melanocephala and A. m. guichardi. It sometimes hybridises with Philby's partridge and with the rock partridge. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Phasianidae
Genus:
   Alectoris
Scientific:
  Alectoris melanocephala


Original description

Citation:
  (Rüppell, WPES 1835)

Reference:
   Neue Wirbelth. Fauna Abyss. Vög.

Protonym:
  Perdix melanocephala

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/37140099


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  083811EB77D46EB7

Avibase ID:
  avibase-083811EB

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/083811EB


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 175912

Geographic range:

  • Alectoris melanocephala: Arid regions of s Arabian Peninsula
English:
Arabian Partridge
Catalan:
Perdiu de coroneta negra
Czech:
orebice černohlavá
Danish:
Arabisk Stenhøne
German:
Schwarzkopf-Steinhuhn
Spanish:
Perdiz árabe
Spanish (Spain):
Perdiz Árabe
Finnish:
mustalakkipyy
French:
Perdrix à tête noire
Croatian:
arabijska jarebica
Hungarian:
arab szirtifogoly
Icelandic:
Giljahæna
Italian:
Pernice d'Arabia
Japanese (romaji):
arabiaiwashako
Japanese:
アラビアイワシャコ
Lithuanian:
Juodagalvis keklikas
Dutch:
Arabische Steenpatrijs
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Arabarhøne
Norwegian:
Araberhøne
Polish:
góropatwa arabska
Portuguese:
Perdiz-árabe
Russian:
Черноголовый кеклик
Slovak:
kuropta čiernohlavá
Serbian:
Arabijska kamenjarka
Swedish:
arabisk rödhöna
Ukrainian:
Кеклик чорноголовий
Chinese:
阿拉伯石鸡
Chinese (Traditional):
阿拉伯石雞


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Perdrix à tête noire ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Perdrix à tête noire ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Arabian Chukar ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Arabian Chukar ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Alectoris melanocephala [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Alectoris melanocephala [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Alectoris melanocephala [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Arabian Partridge ( Alectoris melanocephala) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Alectoris melanocephala [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Alectoris melanocephala [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Belarusian: Чорнагаловая каменная курапатка
Bulgarian: Черноглав кеклик
Breton: Klujar Arabia
Catalan: Perdiu d'Aràbia, Perdiu de coroneta negra
Czech: Orebice cernohlavá, orebice černohlavá
Welsh: Petrisen goesgoch Arabia
Danish: Arabisk Stenhøne
German: Schwarzkopfsteinhuhn, Schwarzkopf-Steinhuhn
Greek: Μαυρoκέφαλη πέρδικα
English: Arabian Chukar, Arabian Chukor, Arabian Partridge, Arabian Red-legged Partridge
English, HBW: Arabian Partridge
English (IOC): Arabian Partridge
English (United States): Arabian Partridge
Esperanto: Araba perdriko, Nigrakapa rokperdriko
Spanish: Perdiz Arabe, Perdiz Árabe, Perdriz árabe
Spanish (Spain): Perdiz Árabe
Spanish (HBW): Arabian Partridge
Estonian: araabia kivikana
Basque: Eper burubeltz
Finnish: Mustalakkipyy
French: Alectorine à tête noire, Perdrix à tête noire, Perdrix mélanocéphale
Frisian: Arabyske stienpatriis
Irish: Patraisc cheanndubh
Galician: Perdiz da Arabia
Croatian: arabijska jarebica
Hungarian: arab szirtifogoly
Icelandic: Giljahæna
Italian: Ciukar d‘Arabia, Coturnice d'Arabia, Pernice d'Arabia
Japanese (romaji): arabiaiwashako
Japanese: アラビアイワシャコ
Scientific: Alectoris melanocephala, Alectoris melanocephala melanocephala, Perdix melanocephala
Lithuanian: Juodagalvis keklikas, Juodgalvis keklikas
Latvian: Arābijas irbe
Dutch: Arabische Steenpatrijs
Norwegian Nynorsk: Arabarhøne
Norwegian: Araberhøne
Polish: góropatwa arabska
Portuguese: Perdiz-árabe, Perdiz-de-cabeça-preta
Portuguese (Portugal): perdiz-árabe
Rhaeto-Romance: Pernisch dal chau nair
Romanian: Potârniche cu creastă neagră
Russian: Черноголовая каменная куропатка, Черноголовый кеклик
Northern Sami: Arábiavuonccis
Slovak: kuropta čiernohlavá
Slovenian: Črnoglava kotorna
Serbian: Arabijska kamenjarka, Crnoglava kamenjarka
Swedish: Arabisk rödhöna
Turkish: Arabistan kekliği, Arap Kekliği, kara tepeli keklik, Kara-tepeli Keklik
Ukrainian: Кеклик чорноголовий
Chinese: 阿拉伯石鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 阿拉伯石雞

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