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Partridge, Snow
 
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Scientific Name:
Lerwa lerwa
Location(s):
Asia, Bhutan, China, Global, India, Nepal, Pakistan, PakistanIndiaBanghladesh Read more
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IUCN
This species has a very large range, and hence does not approach the thresholds for Vulnerable under the range size criterion (Extent of Occurrence <20,000 km2 combined with a declining or fluctuating range size, habitat extent/quality, or population size and a small number of locations or severe ...
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Wikipedia
The Snow Partridge (Lerwa lerwa) is a gamebird in the pheasant family Phasianidae found widely distributed across the high-altitude Himalayan regions of India, Pakistan, Nepal and China. It is the only species within its genus. The species is found in alpine pastures and open hillside above the treeline but not in as bare rocky terrain as the Himalayan Snowcock and is not as wary as that species. Males and females look similar in plumage but males have a spur on their tarsus. ...
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