Whyte's francolin

Whyte's francolin (Scleroptila whytei) is a species of bird in the family Phasianidae. It is found in grassy woodlands and grasslands in Democratic Republic of the Congo, Malawi, and Zambia.

Whyte's francolin
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Galliformes
Family: Phasianidae
Genus: Scleroptila
S. whytei
Binomial name
Scleroptila whytei
(Neumann, 1908)



  1. ^ BirdLife International (2016). "Scleroptila whytei". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2016: e.T22728215A94975247. Retrieved 11 November 2021.