Grey-breasted partridge

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Grey-breasted partridge
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Galliformes
Family: Phasianidae
Subfamily: Perdicinae
Genus: Arborophila
Species: A. orientalis
Binomial name
Arborophila orientalis
(Horsfield, 1821)

The grey-breasted partridge (Arborophila orientalis), also known as the white-faced hill partridge, or Horsfield's hill partridge, is a species of bird in the Phasianidae family. As here defined, it is a monotypic species that is endemic to highland forests in eastern Java, Indonesia. Some authorities include the Malaysian, Roll's and Sumatran partridges as subspecies of the grey-breasted partridge. The grey-breasted partridge is threatened by habitat loss.

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