Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse - Pterocles exustus

Length 11.5-12.5 in (29.2-31.8 cm)
Weight M: 6.0-10.2 oz (170-290 g), F: 4.9-8.5 oz (140-240 g)
Clutch Size 3
Chicks at birth Precocial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern
Continents:AF, AS

The Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse is found in central and northern Africa and southern Asia. They live in hot and arid climates but have been known to travel 50 miles in one day in search of water.

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