Yellow-throated Sandgrouse (Pterocles gutturalis) - HBW 4, p. 55
French: Ganga à gorge jaune
Spanish: Ganga Gorgigualda
Taxonomy: Pterocles gutturalis A. Smith, 1836, near Kurrichane, western Transvaal, South Africa.
In past, sometimes included in genus Eremialector. Birds from E of L Tanganyika formerly separated as race tanganjicae. Two subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution:
- saturatior Hartert, 1900 - Ethiopia S through Kenya and Tanzania to extreme N Zambia.
- gutturalis A. Smith, 1836 - S Zambia and W Zimbabwe S through Botswana to N Cape Province and W Transvaal.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
- 4.3 Yellow-throate... Ethiopia, Oct 2009 Jacques Erard
- 4 Male plus fema... Tanzania, Jul 2011 Martin Hale
- 4 A female walki... Kenya, May 2011 Liam Hughes
- 4 Adult male Kenya, Jul 2012 John Innes
- 3.9 Male at waterh... Kenya, Sep 2007 Philip Perry
- 3.5 An adult male ... Ethiopia, Feb 2009 David Beadle
- 3.4 Male and femal... Eritrea, May 2009 Jason Anderson
- 3.4 adult male Kenya, Nov 2007 Hervé MICHEL
- 3.4 Back view of a... Ethiopia, Feb 2009 David Beadle
- 3 A flock, three... Somalia, Dec 1990 raniero massoli-novelli
- 3 A distant pair... Ethiopia, Feb 2009 David Beadle