Red-legged partridge (Alectoris rufa) photographed by a camera trap

Red-legged partridge (Alectoris rufa) photographed by a camera trap

The red-legged partridge (Alectoris rufa) is a gamebird in the pheasant family. When disturbed, it prefers to run rather than fly. This is a seed-eating species and the call is a ka-chu-chu.

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2016-11-19T11:54:31