Partridges, Quails, and Francolins

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The Partridge, Quail, and Francolin Specialist group was on of the 5 original Galliformes SGs.  They produced newsletters from inception to the merger.  PQF species are an eclectic group encompassing a broad range of ecosystems and taxonomies.  

 

Subgroup Order Family Genus Species Common Name Conservation Status Population Trend IUCN Red List Website
PQF GALLIFORMES ODONTOPHORIDAE Oreortyx pictus Mountain Quail Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 stable IUCN Red List Website Link
PQF GALLIFORMES ODONTOPHORIDAE Philortyx fasciatus Banded Quail Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 stable IUCN Red List Website Link
PQF GALLIFORMES ODONTOPHORIDAE Ptilopachus nahani Nahan's Partridge Endangered | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
PQF GALLIFORMES ODONTOPHORIDAE Ptilopachus petrosus Stone Partridge Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 stable IUCN Red List Website Link
PQF GALLIFORMES ODONTOPHORIDAE Rhynchortyx cinctus Tawny-faced Quail Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
PQF GALLIFORMES PHASIANIDAE Coturnix coturnix Common Quail, Quail Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
PQF GALLIFORMES PHASIANIDAE Coturnix delegorguei Harlequin Quail Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 stable IUCN Red List Website Link
PQF GALLIFORMES PHASIANIDAE Coturnix japonica Japanese Quail Near Threatened | 3.10 | 2015 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
PQF GALLIFORMES PHASIANIDAE Coturnix novaezelandiae New Zealand Quail Extinct | 3.10 | 2012 IUCN Red List Website Link
PQF GALLIFORMES PHASIANIDAE Coturnix pectoralis Stubble Quail Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 increasing IUCN Red List Website Link
PQF GALLIFORMES PHASIANIDAE Coturnix coromandelica Rain Quail Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 stable IUCN Red List Website Link
PQF GALLIFORMES PHASIANIDAE Synoicus adansonii African Blue Quail, Blue Quail Least Concern | 3.10 | 2014 stable IUCN Red List Website Link
PQF GALLIFORMES PHASIANIDAE Synoicus chinensis Asian Blue Quail, Blue Quail, Blue-breasted Quail, King Quail Least Concern | 3.10 | 2014 stable IUCN Red List Website Link
PQF GALLIFORMES PHASIANIDAE Synoicus ypsilophorus Brown Quail Least Concern | 3.10 | 2013 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
PQF GALLIFORMES PHASIANIDAE Anurophasis monorthonyx Snow Mountain Quail, Snow Mountains Quail Near Threatened | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link