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Sula Scrubfowl

Megapodius bernsteinii Schlegel, H 1866

The Sula megapode or Sula scrubfowl is a species of bird in the family Megapodiidae. It is found only in the Banggai and Sula Islands between Sulawesi and the Maluku Islands in Indonesia, where its habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forest, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest, subtropical or tropical mangrove forest, and subtropical or tropical moist shrubland. It is threatened by habitat destruction. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Megapodiidae
Genus:
   Megapodius
Scientific:
  Megapodius bernsteinii


Original description

Citation:
  Schlegel, H 1866

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

Protonym:
  Megapodius Bernsteinii

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/49109762


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  034D904B11FDD55F

Avibase ID:
  avibase-034D904B

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
Catalan:
Megàpode de l'illa Sula
Czech:
tabon Bernsteinův
Danish:
Sulabuskhøne
German:
Sula-Großfußhuhn
Spanish:
Talégalo de Sula
Spanish (Spain):
Talégalo de Sula
Finnish:
sulanisojalka
French:
Mégapode de Bernstein
Croatian:
riđa kokošina
Hungarian:
sula-szigeteki ásótyúk
Italian:
Megapodio delle Sula
Japanese (romaji):
suratsukatsukuri
Japanese:
スラツカツクリ
Lithuanian:
Bernšteino didžiakojė višta
Dutch:
Bruin Boshoen
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Sulaomnhøne
Norwegian:
Sulaovnhøne
Polish:
nogal brązowy
Portuguese:
Frango-do-mato-das-sula
Russian:
Суласский большеног
Slovak:
tabon bronzový
Serbian:
Megapoda sa ostrva Sula
Swedish:
sulastorfotshöna
Ukrainian:
Великоніг сулуйський
Chinese:
苏拉塚雉
Chinese (Traditional):
蘇拉塚雉


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii)
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]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
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, version 2021:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
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]
eBird version 2021:
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 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 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]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
Oriental Bird Club:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii)
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Megapodius nicobariensis bernsteinii [version 3]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (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, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Sula Scrubfowl ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 2]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Sula Megapode ( Megapodius bernsteinii) [version 4]
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

See also the taxonomic synonyms table.


Azerbaijani: Sula böyükayağı
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, HBW: Sula Scrubfowl
English (IOC): Sula Megapode
English (United States): Sula Scrubfowl
Esperanto: Sula nestamasulo
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
Croatian: riđa kokošina
Hungarian: sula-szigeteki ásótyúk
Indonesian: Burung gosong, Gosong Sula
Italian: Megapodio delle Sula, Megapodio di bernstein
Japanese (romaji): suratsukatsukuri
Japanese: スラツカツクリ
Scientific: Megapodius bernsteinii, Megapodius bernsteinii 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
Portuguese (Portugal): frango-do-mato-das-sula
Russian: Суласская курица, Суласский большеног
Slovak: tabon bronzový
Serbian: Megapoda sa ostrva Sula
Swedish: Sulastorfothöna, sulastorfotshöna
Turkish: Sula Adası Megapodu, Sula megapodu
Ukrainian: Великоніг сулуйський
Chinese: 苏拉塚雉
Chinese (Traditional): 蘇拉塚雉

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