Wood partridge
Wood partridge Wood partridge (a) Any of several small partridges of Java, Sumatra, Borneo, and neighboring regions belonging to the genera {Caloperdix}, {Rollulus}, and {Melanoperdix}. (b) The Canada grouse. [Local, U. S.] [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Wood partridge — Partridge Par tridge (p[aum]r tr[i^]j), n. [OE. partriche, pertriche, OF. pertris, perdriz, F. perdrix, L. perdix, icis, fr. Gr. pe rdix.] (Zo[ o]l.) 1. Any one of numerous species of small gallinaceous birds of the genus {Perdix} and several… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • wood partridge — noun 1. : any of several small partridges of Java, Sumatra, Borneo, and neighboring regions belonging to the genera Caloperdix, Rollulus, and Melanoperdix 2. : spruce grouse …   Useful english dictionary

  • Crested Wood-partridge — Taxobox name = Crested Wood Partridge status = NT | status system = IUCN3.1 image width = 225px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Galliformes familia = Phasianidae genus = Rollulus genus authority = Bonnaterre, 1791… …   Wikipedia

  • Bearded Wood-partridge — Taxobox name = Bearded Wood partridge status = VU | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Galliformes familia = Odontophoridae genus = Dendrortyx species = D. barbatus binomial = Dendrortyx barbatus… …   Wikipedia

  • Buffy-crowned Wood-partridge — Taxobox name = Buffy crowned Wood partridge status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Galliformes familia = Odontophoridae genus = Dendrortyx species = D. leucophrys… …   Wikipedia

  • Long-tailed Wood-partridge — Taxobox name = Long tailed Wood partridge status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Galliformes familia = Odontophoridae genus = Dendrortyx species = D. macroura binomial = Dendrortyx macroura …   Wikipedia

  • Bearded Wood Partridge — Conservation status Vulnerable (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification Ki …   Wikipedia

  • Buffy-crowned Wood Partridge — Conservation status Least Concern …   Wikipedia

  • Long-tailed Wood Partridge — Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

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