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Roll's Hill Partridge Arborophila rolli   - Adult
Roll's Hill Partridge
Photographer : © Agus Nurza
Location :Leuser Ecosystem Rainforest, Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia
Date : 31 March 2016
English synonyms:Roll's Hill-Partridge, Grey-breasted Partridge, Sumatran Hill Partridge, Sumatran Hill-Partridge
Bird Family :Phasianidae - Partridges, Chukar, Francolins, Quails, Spurfowl, Pheasants, Tragopans, Monals, Junglefowl, Arguses, Peafowl, Grouse, Ptarmigans & Capercaillies
Red Data Status :Least Concern
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Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to the mountains of northwest Sumatra, Indonesia. Split from Grey-breasted Partridge Arborophila orientalis and Sumatran Hill Partridge Arborophila sumatrana.
Mees, G. F. (1996) Geographical variation in birds of Java. : i-viii, 1-119. Nuttall Ornithological Club, Cambridge, Mass., USA. Publ. No. 26.
Dickinson, Edward C., Editor (2003) The Howard and Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World, 3rd edition. London: Christopher Helm.
Dickinson, E. C. & Remsen, J. V. Jr., Editors (2013) The Howard and Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World 4th edition, Vol. 1 Non-passerines. Aves Press, Eastbourne, UK
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