• Photo taken Locality: Cyprus
  • Photo taken by:
    Dretakis, M.
  • Photo taken date:
    December 2008
Black Francolin
Fowl - Quail - Guans - Currasows - Megapodes
Ungulate Ecosystems (Cyprus) diorama

Photo of a Black Francolin, Francolinus francolinus, a characteristic game bird of Middle East region, prefers lowland areas with low vegetation. On Cyprus is common, in Greece the population of the past, like in Samos and Crete, have been exterminated.