The brooding of _Alectoris rufa_ males is reviewed and compared to our present knowledge of other species of the _Alectoris_ genus. Some experimental data are also given from birds bred in captivity that show a strong tendency in the cocks to brood the eggs and attend to the young.
Male brooding in the red-legged partridge _Alectoris rufa_ / S. Spanò; D. Csermely. - In: BOLLETTINO DI ZOOLOGIA. - ISSN 0373-4137. - 52(1985), pp. 367-369. [10.1080/11250008509440541]