- Pternistis clappertoni
Grassland, rocky hillsides and dry, lightly wooded and bushed habitats
Can be seen in groups of up to 20 birds.
Their diet consist of berries and seeds; also insects and molluscs.
- Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2015. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: v2015, with updates to August 2015. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
- Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved September 2014)
- Collins Van Perlo
- BirdForum Opus contributors. (2021) Clapperton's Francolin. In: BirdForum, the forum for wild birds and birding. Retrieved 27 November 2021 from https://www.birdforum.net/opus/Clapperton%27s_Francolin