Red-winged Francolin

photo by Alan Manson

Scientific classification

Order

Galliformes

Family

Phasianidae

Subfamily

Scleroptila

Species

levaillantii

Appearance

* Medium sized bird with generally brown streaked plumage
* Rufous stripe on the sides of the head and neck, and fine light coloured stripes on the back
* Size: about 35 cm

Habitat

Grasslands and savanna

Countries

Africa

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