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Pterocles gutturalis

Pterocles gutturalis

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Aves
Subclassis: Carinatae
Infraclassis: Neornithes
Parvclassis: Neognathae
Ordo: Pteroclidiformes
Familia: Pteroclididae
Genus: Pterocles
Species: Pterocles gutturalis
Subspecies: P. g. gutturalis - P. g. saturatior


Pterocles gutturalis A. Smith, 1836

Vernacular names


Report of the expedition for exploring central Africa p.56


The Yellow-throated Sandgrouse (Pterocles gutturalis) is a species of bird in the Pteroclididae family. It is found in Angola, Botswana, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.


* BirdLife International 2004. Pterocles gutturalis. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 24 July 2007.

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