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Red-legged Partridge

Alectoris rufa


It is a plump bird, with a light brown back, grey breast and buff belly. The face is white with a black gorget. It has rufous-streaked flanks and red legs.


spotted not far from the waters edge of the island

1 Species ID Suggestions

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 6 years ago
Red-legged Partridge
Alectoris rufa Red-legged Partridge

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Dear @drmo, would you want to participate in the "Greek biodiversity mission"? Your beautiful spottings will be great contribution to the group :)
Thank you in advance

drmo 6 years ago

Thanks Ava! you know your stuff.

Spotted by

Μακρόνησος, Περιφέρεια Νοτίου Αιγαίου, Greece

Lat: 37.75, Long: 24.14

Spotted on Jul 22, 2010
Submitted on Jun 24, 2012

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