Bird checklists - taxonomy - distribution - maps - links
Welcome Guest
Limpkin
Aramus guarauna (Linnaeus, 1766)
summary   taxon grid   map   eBird   Wikipedia   NatureServe   ITIS   Birdlife   Flickr   Audio   More links



(0 votes)
Photo powered by flickr.com.


Order:
  Gruiformes
Family:
  Aramidae
Genus:
  Aramus

Scientific:
  Aramus guarauna

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1766)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.12 p.242

Protonym:
  Scopolax [sic] Guarauna

Avibase ID:
  5D864313BEB5CCAA

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176197

Geographic range:

  • Aramus guarauna guarauna: central and eastern Panama; South America, south west of the Andes to western Ecuador, and east of the Andes south to northern Argentina
  • Aramus guarauna elucus: Hispaniola and Puerto Rico
  • Aramus guarauna dolosus: southern Mexico south to western Panama (western Bocas del Toro)
  • Aramus guarauna pictus: Florida, Cuba and Jamaica
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Limpkin
Czech:
  kurlan chřástalovitý
German:
  Rallenkranich
Danish:
  Riksetrane
Spanish:
  Carrao
Finnish:
  kotilokurki
French:
  Courlan brun
Icelandic:
  Limpkin
Italian:
  Limpkin
Japanese:
  tsurumodoki
Japanese:
  ツルモドキ
Dutch:
  Koerlan
Norwegian:
  Riksetrane
Polish:
  bekasnica
Portuguese:
  Carão
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Carão
Russian:
  Арама
Slovak:
  kurlan chriaštelí
Swedish:
  ralltrana
Chinese:
  秧鹤


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
   Limpkin ( Aramus giganteus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus giganteus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus giganteus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus giganteus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus giganteus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus giganteus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus giganteus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus giganteus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
   Limpkin ( Aramus giganteus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus giganteus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus giganteus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus giganteus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus giganteus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus giganteus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus giganteus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus vociferus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus vociferus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910):
   Limpkin ( Aramus vociferus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus vociferus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus vociferus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus vociferus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
   Limpkin ( Aramus pictus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus pictus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Dec 2016):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Courlan brun ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Courlan brun ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.01:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.02:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.03:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.04:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.05:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.01:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.02:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.03:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.04:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.01:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.02:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.03:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.04:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.01:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.02:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.03:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.04:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.01:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
    Aramus scolopaceus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Aramus scolopaceus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Aramus scolopaceus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
   Limpkin ( Aramus guarauna) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Aramus guarauna [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Aramus guarauna [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

Your sightings

You must be logged in to view your sighting details. To register to myAvibase click here.

Related taxa

Alternative arrangements:  1  2 


Other synonyms

Catalan: Carrau
Czech: Kurlan chrástalovitý, kurlan chřástalovitý
Danish: Riksetrane
German: Rallenkranich
English: Limpkin, Scolopaceous Courlan
Spanish: Carao, Cárao, Carau, Caraú, caroa, Carrao, correa, Guareao, Margarita
Spanish (Argentine): Carau
Spanish (Bolivia): Carao
Spanish (Colombia): Carrao
Spanish (Costa Rica): Carao
Spanish (Cuba): Guareao
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Carrao
Spanish (Honduras): Margarita
Spanish (Mexico): Carao, caroa, correa
Spanish (Nicaragua): Cárao
Spanish (Peru): Carrao
Spanish (Paraguay): Carau
Spanish (Uruguay): Carao
Spanish (Venezuela): Carrao
Estonian: ruikkurg
Finnish: Kotilokurki
French: Courlan brun, Courlan courliri
Guarani: Karâu
Haitian Creole French: Rele
Hungarian: óriásguvat
Italian: Limpkin, Serracura
Japanese: tsurumodoki
Japanese: ツルモドキ
Latin: Aramus giganteus, Aramus guarauna, Aramus guatauna, Aramus pictus, Aramus scolopaceus, Aramus vociferus, Scopolax [sic] Guarauna
Lithuanian: Arama, aramas
Latvian: klibiķis
Dutch: Koerlan
Norwegian: Riksetrane
Polish: bekasnica, bekaśnica
Portuguese: Carão
Portuguese (Brazil): Carão
Russian: Арама, Бразильская арама, пастушковый журавль
Slovak: kurlan chriaštelí, kurlan chriašteľovitý
Swedish: Ralltrana
Chinese: 秧鹤
Chinese (Traditional): 秧鶴

 

         

Avibase has been visited 239,545,558 times since 24 June 2003. © Denis Lepage | Privacy policy