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Old World partridges and quails
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Superorder: Galloanserae
Order: Galliformes
Family: Phasianidae
Subfamily: Pavoninae
Tribe: Tetraogallini
Bonaparte, 1854 (1846)[1]
Genera

Old World partridges and quail, Tetraogallini is a tribe of birds in the Phasianidae family and Pavoninae subfamily. It includes birds such as snowcocks.

Description

Taxonomy

Species

Genus Ammoperdix

Genus Synoicus

Genus Excalfactoria

Genus Margaroperdix

Genus Anurophasis

Genus Coturnix

Genus Tetraogallus

Genus Alectoris

Genus Ophrysia

Genus Perdicula

Genus Pternistis

References

  1. ^ John H. Boyd III (September 26, 2011). "Galliformes Landfowl". TiF Checklist. Retrieved 13-11-2019.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
Blood Pheasant This article is part of Project Bird Subfamilies, a All Birds project that aims to write comprehensive articles on each bird subfamily, including made-up families.
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