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Painted Francolin || Kanha || March 2017<br />
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Painted Francolin

|| Kanha || March 2017
ƒ/6.3, ISO 400, 1/250s @ 600mm.

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The painted francolin or painted partridge is a species of francolin found in grassy areas in central and southern India and in the lowlands of southeastern Sri Lanka. They are easily detected by their loud calls especially during the breeding season. Thomas C. Jerdon noted that the species was found mainly in Central India south of the Narmada and to the east of the Western Ghats as well as the Chota Nagpur and Northern Circars. It can be confused only with the black francolin with which it partly.. more

Similar species: Chicken-like Birds
Species identified by Mohammed Salman
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Uploaded Apr 15, 2017. Captured Mar 19, 2017 06:47.
  • SLT-A65V
  • f/6.3
  • 1/250s
  • ISO400
  • 600mm