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Painted Francolin
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F. pictus Maharashtra
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Scientific classification Red Pencil Icon
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Superorder: Galloanserae
Order: Galliformes
Family: Phasianidae
Subfamily: Pavoninae
Tribe: Gallini
Genus: Francolinus
Species: F. pictus
Binomial name
Francolinus pictus
(Jardine & Selby, 1828)[2]
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Synonyms

Perdix picta
Perdix hepburnii

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References

  1. ^ "Francolinus pictus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
  2. ^ The species was designated as Perdix picta in Illus. Orn. plate 50. The bird skin came from John Atherton, a nephew of P J Selby and the type locality was designated as Bangalore. The holotype is in the Selby collection UMZC 14/Pha/22/aa/2.

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