Genus Pedionomus


Plains-wanderer - This is a quail-like ground bird, measuring 15–19 cm. The adult male is light brown above, with fawn-white underparts with black crescents. The adult female has a distinctive white-spotted black collar. They are poor flyers, preferring to run when startled. Females lay four eggs, which the male then incubates.

Order : Charadriiformes
Family : Pedionomidae
Genus : Pedionomus