Gerald Friesen: Pheasants / Francolins / Spurfowl


Photographer and Avianweb Contributor

Yellow-necked Spurfowl, Pternistis leucoscepus, Samburu National Reserve, Kenya, Africa

Crested FrancolinPheasant Species Photogallery

Coqui Francolin (Peliperdix coqui)

Grey Francolin (Francolinus pondicerianus)

Natal Spurfowl or Natal Francolins (Pternistis natalensis)

Red-billed Spurfowl (Pternistis adspersus)

Red-necked Spurfowl (Pternistis afer)

Swainson’s Spurfowl (Pternistis swainsonii)

Yellow-necked Spurfowl or Yellow-necked Francolin (Pternistis leucoscepus)


Black-faced Sandgrouse (Pterocles decoratus)

Double-banded Sandgrouse (Pterocles bicinctus)

Other Birdss Images by Gerald Friesen

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Red-billed (Francolin) Spurfowl, Pternistes adspersus, Okavango Delta, Botswana (08/24/09)


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Gordon is an ecologist with two degrees from Exeter University. He's also a teacher, a poet and the owner of 1,152 books. Oh - and he wrote this website.