Scientific: Alectoris rufa
Cymraeg: Petrisen Goesgoch
Regularly released by shooting groups, but has failed to establish breeding populations.
1, Burry Port, 24 August. Last recorded in 1979.
1, Gwenffrwd Reserve, 10 & 11 May, 28 August Very tame and probably a release.
1, very tame, Llansteffan, 10 and 11 March, probably a release.
Only recorded from the Llanfynydd area where birds were known to have been bred and released for shooting. There were records of single birds from 15th to 28th February and on 16th November.
The only record was of 1 at Graig, Brechfa on 6th May.
There was 1 at Llandyfan on 12th June. Records from Broad Oak of 1 on 2nd November and 30 on 27th December probably related to birds bred and released for shooting.
There were 8 at Pentrefelin on 12th February.
Small numbers were seen at Broad Oak throughout the year.
Stradey Woods April 26th.
Fourteen Llanfynydd November 1st.