Montane Francolin

The Moorland Francolin is a species of bird in the Phasianidae family. It is found in Ethiopia, Kenya, and Uganda.

The Montane Francolin is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

sunbirds, montane francolin and Mackinder's eagle owl can be found. At higher altitudes wildlife is scarce: one can find the rock hyrax that feeds on the lobelia leaves as well as the endemic mole-rat. Mountain Lodge, situated on the south side of the mountain, offers the visitor an unique opportunity to view the wildlife safely. More

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the very local Montane Francolin on the moorlands. Birds of prey are specially interesting and crowned and Ayres' Hawk Eagles, Mountain Buzzard, Rufous-breasted Sparrow Hawk and African Goshawk are usually to be seen. Birds in the higher moorland are the Scarlet-tufted Malachite Sunbird - but rare here than in Mount Kenya - The tame and confiding Mountain or Hill Chat, Augur Buzzard, Slender-billed Chestnut-wing Starling and White-napped Raven. More

Moorland Francolin, Montane Francolin, Shoa Francolin Francolinus rufopictus, Pternistis rufopictus serengeti frankoliin (serengeti frankoliinkana) Grey-breasted Francolin, Grey-breasted Spurfowl, Painted Francolin Francolinus schlegelii, Peliperdix schlegelii vöötfrankoliin (vööt-frankoliinkana) Schlegel's Francolin Francolinus sephaena rovuma, Peliperdix sephaena rovuma, Francolinus rovuma, Peliperdix rovuma rannikufrankoliin (ranniku-frankoliinkana) Kirk's Francolin Francolinus sephaena, Peliperdix sephaena, Dendroperdix sephaena tanufrankoliin (tanu-frankoliinkana) Crested Francolin More

Alternate common name(s): Montane Francolin, Shoa Francolin, Elgon Francolin Old scientific name(s): Scleroptila psilolaemus Photographs No photographs are available for this species Range Ec. Africa; Two populations: (1) C. Ethiopia s. to Kenya (n. Mt. Kenya and Mt. Elgon). (2) Mt. Elgon in ex. e. Uganda and ex. w. Kenya. More

Order : Galliformes
Family : Phasianidae
Genus : Francolinus
Species : psilolaemus
Authority : Gray, 1867