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Sula Scrubfowl

Megapodius bernsteinii Schlegel, 1866

The Sula Megapode or Sula Scrubfowl (Megapodius bernsteinii) is a species of bird in the Megapodiidae family. It is found only in Indonesia, where its habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical mangrove forests, and subtropical or tropical moist shrubland. It is threatened by habitat loss. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Megapodiidae
Genus:
  Megapodius

Scientific:
  Megapodius bernsteinii

Citation:
  Schlegel, 1866

Reference:
  Nederl.Tijdschr.Dierk. 3 p.261

Protonym:
  Megapodius Bernsteinii

Avibase ID:
  034D904B11FDD55F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/034D904B

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 553823


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Megapodius bernsteinii: Lowlands of Banggai and Sula islands (off Sulawesi)
English:
Sula Scrubfowl
Czech:
tabon Bernsteinův
German:
Sula-Großfußhuhn
Danish:
Sulabuskhøne
Spanish:
Talégalo de Sula
Finnish:
sulanisojalka
French:
Mégapode de Bernstein
Italian:
Megapodio delle Sula
Japanese:
suratsukatsukuri
Japanese:
スラツカツクリ
Dutch:
Bruin Boshoen
Norwegian:
Sulaovnhøne
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Sulaomnhøne
Polish:
nogal brazowy
Portuguese:
Frango-do-mato-das-sula
Russian:
Суласская курица
Slovak:
tabon bronzový
Swedish:
sulastorfotshöna
Ukrainian:
Великоніг сулуйський
Chinese:
苏拉塚雉


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Mégapode de Bernstein ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Mégapode de Bernstein ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
Clements, version 2015:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Clements, version 2016:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Clements, version 2017:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Clements, version 2018:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Clements, version 2019:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
eBird version 1.50:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
eBird version 1.52:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
eBird version 1.53:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
eBird version 1.54:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
eBird version 1.55:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 3]
eBird version 2015:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
eBird version 2016:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
eBird version 2017:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
eBird version 2018:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
eBird version 2019:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Sula Scrub Fowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Sula Scrub Fowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
Oriental Bird Club:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii)
James Lee Peters (original):
Megapodius nicobariensis bernsteinii [version 3]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Megapodius nicobariensis bernsteinii [version 3]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Megapodius bernsteinii [version 2]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Megapodius bernsteinii [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Megapodius [nicobariensis, cumingii or bernsteinii] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Megàpode de l'illa Sula
Czech: Tabon Bernsteinuv, tabon Bernsteinův
Danish: Sulabuskhøne
German: Sula-Großfußhuhn, Sulahuhn
English: Sula Megapode, Sula Scrub Fowl, Sula Scrub Hen, Sula Scrubfowl
English (IOC): Sula Megapode
Spanish: Talégalo de Sula, Telégala Sula
Spanish (Spain): Talégalo de Sula
Spanish (HBW): Sula Scrubfowl
Estonian: sulasaarte rihukana
Finnish: Sulanisojalka
French: Mégapode de Bernstein, Mégapode des Sula
Hungarian: sula-szigeteki ásótyúk
Indonesian: Burung gosong, Gosong Sula
Italian: Megapodio delle Sula, Megapodio di bernstein
Japanese: suratsukatsukuri
Japanese: スラツカツクリ
Scientific: Megapodius bernsteinii, Megapodius nicobariensis bernsteinii
Lithuanian: Bernšteino didžiakojė višta
Dutch: Bruin Boshoen
Norwegian Nynorsk: Sulaomnhøne
Norwegian: Sulaovnhøne
Polish: nogal brazowy, nogal brązowy
Portuguese: Frango-do-mato-das-sula
Russian: Суласская курица
Slovak: tabon bronzový
Serbian: Megapoda sa ostrva Sula
Swedish: Sulastorfothöna, sulastorfotshöna
Turkish: Sula Adası Megapodu
Ukrainian: Великоніг сулуйський
Chinese: 苏拉塚雉
Chinese (Traditional): 蘇拉塚雉

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