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Perdix (gray partridges)

Wikipedia Abstract

Perdix is a genus of partridges with representatives in most of temperate Europe and Asia. One member of the genus, the grey partridge, has been introduced to the United States and Canada.These are non-migratory birds of open country. The nest is a lined ground scrape in or near cover. They feed on a wide variety of seeds and some insect food.These are medium-sized partridges with dull-coloured bills and legs, streaked brown upperparts, and rufous tails and flanks barring.
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Species

Perdix dauurica (Daurian Partridge) (Attributes)
Perdix hodgsoniae (Tibetan Partridge) (Attributes)
Perdix perdix (Grey Partridge) (Attributes)

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