Natal spurfowl

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Natal spurfowl
Natal Spurfowl (Pternistes natalensis) (6041759562).jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Galliformes
Family: Phasianidae
Genus: Pternistis
P. natalensis
Binomial name
Pternistis natalensis
Smith, 1834
  • Francolinus natalensis

The Natal spurfowl or Natal francolin (Pternistis natalensis) is a species of bird in the family Phasianidae. It is found in Botswana, Mozambique, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2016). "Pternistis natalensis". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2016: e.T22678831A92790642. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22678831A92790642.en. Retrieved 15 January 2018.

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