Rock Partridge Alectoris graeca


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Further resources

IUCN SSC Galliformes Specialist Group

Detailed species account from Birds in Europe: population estimates, trends and conservation status (BirdLife International 2004)

Detailed species account from European Red List of Birds (BirdLife International 2015)

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View photos and videos and hear sounds of this species from the Internet Bird Collection

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Alectoris graeca. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/10/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/10/2021.