Red-billed Francolin - Pternistis adspersus

Length 11.8-15.0 in (30.0-38.0 cm)
Weight M: 14.6-25.5 oz (415-723 g), F: 13.1-17.0 oz (370-482 g)
Clutch Size 5
Chicks at birth Precocial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern

The Red-billed Francolin is also been known as the Red-billed Spurfowl. They are found in Angola, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Diet includes green parts of plants, berries and bulbs, termites, beetles, grasshoppers and other insects.

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