Genus PERDIX

Genus PERDIX.

Perdix.

a Partridge, in classical authors.

No spur. Tail of sixteen or eighteen feathers more than half the length of the wing. First primary intermediate between seventh and eighth (fourth longest). Sexes nearly alike.

(i.) Tail of sixteen feathers. Chest and breast barred black.

BookTitle: 
Game, Shore And Water Birds Of India
Reference: 
Le Messurier, Augustus. Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India Fourth Edition, 1904.
Title in Book: 
Genus PERDIX
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
107
M_ID: 
1303
M_SN: 
Perdix
Volume: 
4th ed.
Term name: 
id: 
12753

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