Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pheasants and Partridges :: Scaly Francolin
Scaly Francolin Francolinus squamatus
Described by: Cassin (1857)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Pternistis squamatus, Squamatocolinus squamatus
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S. Nigeria (e. of Niger River), is. in the Gulf of Guinea, s. Cameroon, Gabon, Congo, ex. nw. Angola, Zaire, s. Central African Republic to s. Sudan, w. Ethiopia, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Kenya (Mt. Elgon, Mt. Nyiru and Cheranganis s. to Mara Game Reserve, Nairobia suburbs, Chyulu Hills, Ngurumans and Arusha National Park), Tanzania (Usambara Mountains, Uzungwa Mountains), and n. Malawi (Vipya Plateau).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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