Crimson-headed partridge

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Crimson-headed Partridge)
Jump to: navigation, search
Crimson-headed partridge
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Galliformes
Family: Phasianidae
Subfamily: Perdicinae
Genus: Haematortyx
Sharpe, 1879
Species: H. sanguiniceps
Binomial name
Haematortyx sanguiniceps
Sharpe, 1879

The crimson-headed partridge (Haematortyx sanguiniceps) is a species of bird in the Phasianidae family. It is endemic to the island of Borneo.[2] Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Haematortyx sanguiniceps". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
  2. ^ Phillipps, Quentin; & Phillipps, Karen (2011). Phillipps’ Field Guide to the Birds of Borneo. Oxford, UK: John Beaufoy Publishing. ISBN 978-1-906780-56-2.