Grey Partridge Perdix perdix
(aka Common Partridge)
Grey Partridge, Musselburgh, Scotland, October 2001 - click for larger image Scotland

The Grey Partridge is found in the temperate zone of Eurasia from Ireland to Central Asia.

It is mainly terrestrial but, when flushed, will fly and glide short distances. It prefers grassland and arable farmland where it feeds on seeds and insects.

Grey Partridge, Aberlady Bay, Scotland, June 2005 - click for larger image
Grey Partridge, Aberlady Bay, Scotland, June 2005 - click for larger image
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