Tibetan Sandgrouse

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Tibetan Sandgrouse
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Columbiformes
Family: Pteroclididae
Genus: Syrrhaptes
Species: S. tibetanus
Binomial name
Syrrhaptes tibetanus
(Gould, 1850)

The Tibetan Sandgrouse (Syrrhaptes tibetanus ) is a large bird in the sandgrouse family. This species breeds on the dry stony plateaus in Tibet and neighbouring parts of central Asia.