Chestnut-necklaced partridge

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Chestnut-necklaced partridge
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Galliformes
Family: Phasianidae
Subfamily: Perdicinae
Genus: Arborophila
Species: A. charltonii
Binomial name
Arborophila charltonii
(Eyton, 1845)

The chestnut-necklaced partridge (Arborophila charltonii) is a species of bird in the Phasianidae family. It is found in forests in the Thai-Malay Peninsula, Sumatra and Borneo. It is closely related to the Vietnam partridge and scaly-breasted partridge, and their taxonomy is not entirely settled.

The chestnut-necklaced partridge is threatened by habitat loss.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Arborophila charltonii". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
  2. ^ BirdLife International (2006). Arborophila charltonii. 2006. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN 2006. www.iucnredlist.org. Retrieved on 10 July 2007. Database entry includes a brief justification of why this species is near threatened