Rufipes

(syn. Alectoris Ϯ Red-legged Partridge A. rufa) L. rufus  red, rufous; pes, pedis  foot  < Gr. πους pous, ποδος podos  foot; "Common Red-leg   Rufipes vulgaris, (Blyth)" (C. T. Woods 1835).

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Recommended citation
Jobling, J. A. (2018). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2018). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 19 December 2018).