Scientific: Perdix perdix

Cymraeg: Petrisen

Rare. Most recent records probably relate to captive reared and released birds.

1982
2, Llandovery locality, 26 December.

1983
Bred and released, Broad Oak area.

1984
1, Machynys, 4 January may have crossed from NorthGower; 3 near Broad Oak 24 February.

1985
Occasionally seen, probably released, Whitland area.

1987
Small covey, Llansawel area, autumn.

1988
1, near Pendine, 21 May.

1990
Single, on cliffs near Pendine, 6 June was probably a released bird.

1995
A group of 7 at Ferryside on 13th September were the first since 1990.

1997
The only record was of 1 at Garreg Lwyd on 30th April.

2000
The only record was of 2 adults and 4 juveniles near Llansawel on 29th May.