Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Pternistes capensis

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 Pternistes capensis   Pternistes capensis
 Pternistes capensis


This Spurfowl (francolin) is endemic to the Cape, especially in the South-western winter rainfall region. It appears dark all over, above lightly scaled brown and below boldly streaked with white. The lower jaw and legs are red/orange. It is found in fynbos, riverine bush and gardens. Common resident.

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2017 / 3 / 29