Arborophila davidi Delacour, 1927:169

Orange-necked partridge



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1927

Rediscovered in 1991

IUCN RedList status: Near Threatened



Cambodia & Viet Nam


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Delacour, M. J. (1927). New birds from Indo-China. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 47: 151-170.

Other references:

BirdLife International. (2001). Threatened birds of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book. BirdLife International, Cambridge, U.K.

BirdLife International. (2016). Arborophila davidi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T22679054A92801328. Downloaded on 13 February 2017.

Davidson, P.; Walston, J.; Poole, C. 2002. Endangered partridge discovered in Cambodia. World Birdwatch 24(4): 4.

Davidson, P.; Walston, J.; Poole, C. 2003. Endangered partridge discovered in Cambodia. Newsletter of the Partridge, Quail and Francolin Specialist Group 18: 6-7.

Keane, A.M.; Carroll, J. P.; Fuller, R. A.; McGowan, P.J. K. in press. Partridges, quails, francolins, snowcocks, guineafowl and turkeys: status survey and conservation action plan 2005-2009. IUCN and WPA, Gland, Switzerland.

Le Manh Hung; Nguyen Manh Ha; Tran Thieu Du; Tran Duc Ai; Vuong Duy Lap; Vu Thanh Phong. 2006. The status and distribution of Orange-necked Partridge Arborophila davidi in Binh Phuoc Province, Vietnam.

Nguyen Tran Vy. 2006. Species of Phasianidae in Tan Phu State Forest Enterprise.

Nguyen Xuan Dang; Do Huu Thu; Osborn, T. 2004. A Biological and socio-economic assessment of Da Teh State Forest Enterprise, Lam Dong Province, Vietnam.

Nguyen Xuan Dang; Osborn, T. 2004. Biodiversity and socio-economic assessment of Nghia Trung State Forest Enterprise, Binh Phuoc Province, Vietnam.

Scheffers, Brett R., Yong, Ding Li, Harris, J. Berton C., Giam, Xingli and Sodhi, Navjot S. (2011). The world’s rediscovered species: back from the brink? PLoS ONE 6(7): e22531. [Supporting Information (Table S1)]


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