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Species of Thailand

Green-legged partridge

Binomial name: Arborophila chloropus (Edward Blyth, 1859)

The green-legged partridge (Arborophila chloropus), also known as the scaly-breasted partridge or green-legged hill-partridge, is a species of bird in the Phasianidae family. It is found in forests in Indochina, ranging slightly into southernmost China (Yunnan). It is closely related to the Vietnam partridge and chestnut-necklaced partridge, and their taxonomy is not entirely settled.

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Videos of Green-legged partridge

  • Green-legged partridge - Kaeng Krachan National Park

    Green-legged partridge - Kaeng Krachan National Park

  • Green-legged partridge

    Green-legged partridge

  • Green-legged partridge - Kaeng Krachan National Park

    Green-legged partridge - Kaeng Krachan National Park

Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Galliformes
Family
Phasianidae
Genus
Arborophila
Species
Arborophila chloropus

Common names

  • English: Green-legged partridge, Scaly-breasted partridge, Green-legged hill-partridge

Green-legged partridge is found in following locations in Thailand

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Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Range map of Arborophila chloropus in Thailand

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