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Black-faced sandgrouse
(Masked sandgrouse)
Pterocles decoratus
(Syn.: Nyctiperdix decorata)

Photo by: T. Linders (UA P. d. decoratus)
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:03
Information Source for Taxonomy:del Hoyo & Collar (2014) Illustrated Checklist of the Birds ot the World, Vol. 1, Non-passerines
Body length:28 cm
Weight:140 - 210 g
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)

Current Holdings • Former Holdings
  United Arab Emirates (1 Holding(s)):
  • Sharjah (Arabia`s Wildlife Centre) 
    Holding(s): 1