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Black Francolin Common name
Francolinus francolinus  Scientific name 
Galliformes Order
Phasianidae Family   
Mediterranean-type shrubland below 2,500m  Habitat
8-18 white-spotted pale brown/greenish eggs. Clutch
Diet consists of plant material and insects. Food
Least Concern Status
144  World Number

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Black Francolin Song
(Francolinus francolinus)
Ante Strand XC28804
17-06-2002, Turkey  (cc)

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Black Francolin

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Black Francolin


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