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Ochre-breasted Francolin

Pternistis ochropectus Dorst & Jouanin, 1952

The Djibouti Francolin (Pternistis ochropectus) is one of over forty species of francolins, a group of birds in the Phasianidae family. It is critically endangered and found only in Djibouti, a nation in eastern Africa. This species is grayish-brown overall with white stripes and streaks on its underparts which become finer towards the upperparts. It has black markings on the head and a gray crown and has a short tail. It is 35 cm (1.15 ft) in length, and weighs 940 g (33 oz). Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Phasianidae
Genus:
  Pternistis

Scientific:
  Pternistis ochropectus

Citation:
  Dorst & Jouanin, 1952

Reference:
  Ois.Rev.FranceOrn.(n.s.) 22 p.[71]

Protonym:
  Francolinus ochropectus

Avibase ID:
  20C06F73CB311612

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/20C06F73

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 677544


CRITICALLY ENDANGERED

Geographic range:

  • Pternistis ochropectus: Montane forests of Forêt du Day (Djibouti)
English:
Ochre-breasted Francolin
Czech:
frankolín džibutský
German:
Wacholderfrankolin
Danish:
Djibouti-bjergfrankolin
Spanish:
Francolín de Yibuti
Finnish:
djiboutinfrankoliini
French:
Francolin somali
Italian:
Francolino di Gibuti
Japanese:
somariashako
Japanese:
ソマリアシャコ
Dutch:
Djiboutifrankolijn
Norwegian:
Djiboutifrankolin
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Djiboutifrankolin
Polish:
frankolin blady
Portuguese:
Francolim-de-cara-preta
Russian:
Рыжебрюхий турач
Slovak:
frankolínec džibutský
Swedish:
djiboutifrankolin
Ukrainian:
Турач чорнолобий
Chinese:
淡腹鹧鸪


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Ochre-breasted Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Ochre-breasted Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Ochre-breasted Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Ochre-breasted Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Ochre-breasted Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Ochre-breasted Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Ochre-breasted Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Francolin somali ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Francolin somali ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements 3rd edition:
Tadjoura Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements 4th edition:
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements 6th edition:
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Clements, version 2015:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Clements, version 2016:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Clements, version 2017:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Clements, version 2018:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Clements, version 2019:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
eBird version 1.50:
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
eBird version 1.52:
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
eBird version 1.53:
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
eBird version 1.54:
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
eBird version 1.55:
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
eBird version 2015:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
eBird version 2016:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
eBird version 2017:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
eBird version 2018:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
eBird version 2019:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Pale-bellied Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Pale-bellied Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Djibouti Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Djibouti Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Tadjoura Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Ochre-breasted Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Ochre-breasted Francolin ( Francolinus ochropectus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Ochre-breasted Francolin ( Pternistis ochropectus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pternistis ochropectus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pternistis ochropectus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Francolí de Djibouti
Czech: frankolín džibutský, Frankolín žlutoprsý
Danish: Djibouti-bjergfrankolin
German: Wacholderfrankolin
English: Dijbouti Francolin, Djibouti Francolin, Ochre breasted Francolin, Ochre-breasted Francolin, Pale-bellied Francolin, Tadjoura francolin
English (IOC): Djibouti Francolin
Spanish: Francolín de Yibuti, Francolín Somalí
Spanish (Spain): Francolín de Yibuti
Spanish (HBW): Djibouti Francolin
Estonian: kadakafrankoliin (kadaka-frankoliinkana)
Finnish: djiboutinfrankoliini, Somalianmetsäfrankoliini
French: Francolin de Tadjoura, Francolin des Somalis, Francolin somali
Hungarian: dzsibuti frankolin
Italian: Francolino di Gibuti, Francolino pettocra
Japanese: kinchamuneshako, somariashako
Japanese: キンチャムネシャコ, ソマリアシャコ
Scientific: Francolinus ochropectus, Pternistis ochropectus
Lithuanian: Džibutinis frankolinas
Dutch: Djiboutifrankolijn, Djibouti-frankolijn
Norwegian Nynorsk: Djiboutifrankolin
Norwegian: Djiboutifrankolin
Polish: frankolin blady, szponiastonóg blady, szponiastonóg jałowcowy
Portuguese: Francolim-de-cara-preta
Russian: Рыжебрюхий турач
Slovak: frankolínec džibutský, frankolínec okrovoprsý
Swedish: Djiboutifrankolin
Ukrainian: Турач чорнолобий
Chinese: 淡腹鹧鸪
Chinese (Traditional): 淡腹鷓鴣

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