Madagascan partridge

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Madagascan partridge
Madagaskar-Perlwachtel Zoo Landau.JPG
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Galliformes
Family: Phasianidae
Genus: Margaroperdix
L. Reichenbach, 1853
Species: M. madagarensis
Binomial name
Margaroperdix madagarensis
(Scopoli, 1786)
Synonyms
  • Margaroperdix madagascariensis

The Madagascan partridge (Margaroperdix madagarensis) is a species of bird in the family Phasianidae. It is found only in Madagascar.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and subtropical or tropical moist montane forest.

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