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The Barbary Partridge (Alectoris barbara) is a North African gamebird. It is also native to the Mediterranean island of Sardinia. On the Iberian Peninsula there is a small colony at Gibraltar. The endemic subspecies Alectoris barbara koenigi occurs on the Canary Islands. On Fuerteventura, although uncommon, it is found throughout the island where at times it can be difficult to locate.
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Sunday, 26 July 2015
BARBARY PARTRIDGE (Alectoris barbara subspecies A. b. koenigi) Las Parcelas, Fuerteventura, The Canary Islands, Spain
Labels: Alectoris barbara, Alectoris barbara koenigi., Aves de España, Birds of Spain, España, Fuerteventura, gamebird, Islas Canarias, Las Parcelas, March, partridge, Spain, The Canary Islands