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Stone Partridge

Ptilopachus petrosus (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

The Stone Partridge, Ptilopachus petrosus, is a bird of the pheasant family. This largely brown bird, which commonly holds its tail raised, is found in scrubland and lightly wooded habitats, often near rocks, from Kenya and Ethiopia to Gambia (a large part if its range is in the Sudanian Savanna). As traditionally defined, it is the only member of Ptilopachus, but based on genetic evidence this genus also includes the Nahan's "Francolin". Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Odontophoridae
Genus:
  Ptilopachus

Scientific:
  Ptilopachus petrosus

Citation:
  (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. 1 pt2 p.758

Protonym:
  Tetrao petrosus

Avibase ID:
  57B0515966C00AC1

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/57B05159

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176048

Geographic range:

  • Ptilopachus petrosus [petrosus]: Senegambia east to central Sudan, northeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, northern Uganda, northern Kenya, and south central Ethiopia
  • Ptilopachus petrosus major: northern Eritrea and northwestern Ethiopia
Saozneg - RU:
Stone Partridge
Tchekeg:
kur skalní
Alamaneg:
Felsenwachtel
daneg:
Afrikansk Buskhøne
Spagnoleg:
Gallinita Roquera
Finneg:
louhikkopyy
Galleg:
Poulette de roches
Islandeg:
Grjóthæna
Italianeg:
Pernice sassicola
Japaneg:
ishishako
japaneg:
イシシャコ
Nederlandeg:
Rotspatrijs
Norvegeg:
Klatrehøne
Norvegeg:
Klatrehøne
Poloneg:
kuraczek
Portugaleg:
Galinha-da-pedra
Rusianeg:
Африканская скальная куропатка
Sloveg:
kurôpka skalná
Svedeg:
stenvaktel
Ukrainiek:
Куріпка скельна
Sinaeg:
石鹑


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
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African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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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):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Poulette de roches ( Ptilopachus petrosus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Poulette de roche ( Ptilopachus petrosus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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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):
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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James Lee Peters:
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James Lee Peters (original):
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James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Katalaneg: Perdiu del Sahel
Tchekeg: Kur skalní
daneg: Afrikansk Buskhøne
Alamaneg: Felsenhenne, Felsenhünchen, Felsenrebhuhn, Felsenwachtel, Felshenne
Saozneg - RU: Stone Bantam, Stone Partridge
English (IOC): Stone Partridge
English (Kenya): Stone Partridge
Spagnoleg: Gallina de las Rocas, Gallinita Roquera
Spanish (Spain): Gallinita Roquera
Spanish (HBW): Stone Partridge
Estoneg: rahnukana
Finneg: Louhikkopyy
Galleg: Perdrix des rochers, Poule de roche, Poule de rocher, Poule de rochers, Poulette de roche, Poulette de roches
Hungareg: kövi fogoly
Islandeg: Grjóthæna
Italianeg: Pernice delle rocce, Pernice sassicola
Japaneg: ishishako
japaneg: イシシャコ
scientific: Ptilipachus fuscus, Ptilopachus petrosus, Ptilopachus petrosus petrosus, Tetrao petrosus
lituaneg: Akmeninė kurapka
Nederlandeg: Rotspatrijs, Steenpatrijs
Norvegeg: Klatrehøne
Norvegeg: Klatrehøne
Poloneg: kuraczek, kuraczek skalny, Kurak skalny
Portugaleg: Galinha-da-pedra
Portuguese (Portugal): Galinha-da-pedra
Rusianeg: Африканская скальная куропатка, Скалистая куропатка
Sloveg: Kurôpka skalná
Serbeg: Mala afrička kamenjarka
Svedeg: Stenvaktel
swahilieg: Sikipi
Turkeg: Taştavuğu
Ukrainiek: Куріпка скельна
Sinaeg: 石鹑
Chinese (Traditional): 石鶉

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