Grey Partridge

Name: Grey Partridge

Scientific name: Perdix perdix

Category: Birds

Nature Stars: 50

What are nature stars?

About: A plump, round game bird. Grey-brown above, with an orange face, grey chest, orangy brown stripes down the flanks and a black horseshoe-shaped patch on the belly.Common in farmland, where they feed on seeds, leaves and small invertebrates. When disturbed,

How to identify: The orange face and black horseshoe-shaped patch on the belly immediately identifies the Grey Partridge.

Where: Found in England and the lowland parts of Scotland and Wales.

Natural Superpowers

  • Predator: 20
  • Agility: 20
  • Rarity: 70
  • Cute factor: 60
  • Traveller: 20

Fantastic fact: Also known as the English Partridge.

Photograph credit: Wildstock


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