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Francolinus squamatus 

Actual scientific name :   Francolinus squamatus 
Old scientific name :   Francolinus squamatus (zappeyi & schutti) 
French name :   Francolin écailleux
English name :   Scaly Francolin
Vernacular name :  
Kisololo (Kiluba-PNU)

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Description :   Brown with red legs.  
Habitat :   Forest's francolin. Observations are known of from the UNP even though its repartition area does not normally comprises Katanga.  
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