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Kirk's Francolin
Dendroperdix rovuma Gray, GR, 1867
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Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Phasianidae
Genus:
  Dendroperdix

Scientific:
  Dendroperdix rovuma

Citation:
  Gray, GR, 1867

Reference:
  ListBirdsBrit.Mus. pt5 p.52

Protonym:
  Francolinus rovuma

Avibase ID:
  66EC1A85522C207F

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 677835

Geographic range:

  • Dendroperdix rovuma: Coastal Kenya and Tanzania to n Mozambique
Source: Clements checklist 2012

English:
  Kirk's Francolin
Czech:
  frankolín Kirkuv
German:
  Kirkfrancolin
Danish:
  Ruvumafrankolin
Finnish:
  rantafrankoliini
French:
  Francolin de Kirk
Italian:
  Francolino di Kirk
Japanese:
  kaminagashako
Japanese:
  カミナガシャコ
Polish:
  frankolin bialobrewy
Slovak:
  frankolín krovinový


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Kirk's Francolin ( Dendroperdix rovuma) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Kirk's Francolin ( Francolinus rovuma) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Kirk's Francolin ( Francolinus rovuma) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Kirk's Francolin ( Dendroperdix rovuma) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
   Kirk's Francolin ( Francolinus rovuma) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
   Crested Francolin (Kirk's) ( Francolinus sephaena rovuma)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Kirk's Francolin ( Francolinus rovuma) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Kirk's Francolin ( Francolinus rovuma) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
    Dendroperdix sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
    Dendroperdix sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
    Dendroperdix sephaena rovuma [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.01:
    Dendroperdix sephaena rovuma [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.02:
    Dendroperdix sephaena rovuma [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.03:
    Dendroperdix sephaena rovuma [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.04:
    Dendroperdix sephaena rovuma [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.05:
    Dendroperdix sephaena rovuma [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.01:
    Dendroperdix sephaena rovuma [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.02:
    Dendroperdix sephaena rovuma [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.03:
    Dendroperdix sephaena rovuma [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.04:
    Dendroperdix sephaena rovuma [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.01:
    Dendroperdix sephaena rovuma [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.02:
    Dendroperdix sephaena rovuma [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Francolinus sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Kirk's Francolin ( Peliperdix rovuma) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Dendroperdix sephaena rovuma [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Dendroperdix sephaena rovuma [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Dendroperdix [sephaena or rovuma] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

Czech: Frankolín Kirkuv
Danish: Ruvumafrankolin
German: Kirkfrancolin, Kirkfrankolin
English: Crested Francolin (Kirk's), Kirk's Francolin, Kirk's Partridge, Rovuma Crested Francolin, Rovuma Francolin
Estonian: rannikufrankoliin (ranniku-frankoliinkana)
Finnish: Rantafrankoliini
French: Francolin de Kirk
Italian: Francolino di Kirk
Japanese: kaminagashako
Japanese: カミナガシャコ
Latin: Dendroperdix rovuma, Dendroperdix sephaena rovuma, Francolinus rovuma, Francolinus sephaena rovuma, Peliperdix rovuma, Peliperdix sephaena rovuma, Perdix sephaena rovuma
Polish: frankolin bialobrewy, frankolin białobrewy
Slovak: frankolín krovinový

 

         

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