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Pheasants and Partridges (Phasianidae)

Madagascar Partridge (Margaroperdix madagarensis) - HBW 2, p. 506

French: Perdrix de Madagascar German: Perlwachtel Spanish: Perdiz Malgache

Taxonomy: Tetrao madagarensis Scopoli, 1786, Madagascar.
Emendation of species name to madagascarensis is not justified. Monotypic.

Distribution: Madagascar. Introduced to Reunion.

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