Perdix Brisson 1760 (partridge)

Aves - Galliformes - Phasianidae

Parent taxon: Phasianidae according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also Crowe et al. 2006 and Wang et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Afropavo, Agriocharis, Alectoris, Archaeophasianus, Bonasa, Centrocercus, Coturnix, Dendragapus, Falcipennis, Filholornis, Francolinus, Gallus, Lagopus, Litoripes, Lyrurus, Margaroperdix, Meleagris, Miogallus, Miophasianus, Palaeocryptonyx, Palaeortyx, Parapavo, Pavo, Peliperdix, Perdicinae, Phasianinae, Phasianus, Pliogallus, Plioperdix, Pternistis, Schaubortyx, Scleroptila, Synoicus, Tetraogallus, Tetraoninae, Tetrastes, Tympanuchus

Subtaxa: Perdix palaeoperdix Perdix perdix

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Ecology: volant granivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Azerbaijan (1 collection), France (1), Hungary (1), Italy (8), Monaco (1), Romania (3), the Russian Federation (2), Spain (4), the United Kingdom (3)

Total: 24 collections each including a single occurrence

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