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Buff-breasted Buttonquail

Turnix olivii Robinson, 1900

The Buff-breasted Buttonquail (Turnix olivii) is the largest and possibly the rarest of the buttonquail. This species is endemic to extreme northeastern Australia, in northern Queensland from near Coen to Mareeba west of Cairns. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Turnicidae
Genus:
  Turnix

Scientific:
  Turnix olivii

Citation:
  Robinson, 1900

Reference:
  BBOC 10 p.43

Protonym:
  Turnix olivii

Avibase ID:
  0D9258BFE1F265BE

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/0D9258BF

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 553927


ENDANGERED

Geographic range:

  • Turnix olivii: N Australia (Cape York Peninsula of n Queensland)
English:
Buff-breasted Buttonquail
Czech:
perepel okrovoprsý
German:
Ockerbrust-Laufhühnchen
Danish:
Olivenbrystet Løbehøne
Spanish:
Torillo de Robinson
Finnish:
okrapyyjuoksija
French:
Turnix de Robinson
Italian:
Quaglia tridattila pettocamoscio
Japanese:
haimunemifuuzura
Japanese:
ハイムネミフウズラ
Dutch:
Cape-Yorkvechtkwartel
Norwegian:
Rustnakkespringvaktel
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Rustnakkespringvaktel
Polish:
przepiórnik plowy
Portuguese:
Toirão-de-peito-pardo
Slovak:
prepeľovec veľkozobý
Swedish:
beigebröstad springhöna
Ukrainian:
Триперстка вохристовола
Chinese:
黄胸三趾鹑


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Turnix [varius or olivii] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Guatlla de Robinson, Guatlla pintada de Robinson
Czech: perepel okrovoprsý
Danish: Olivenbrystet Løbehøne
German: Ockerbrust-Laufhühnchen, Robinson-Laufhühnchen, Rotrücken-Laufhühnchen
English: Buff breasted Buttonquail, Buff-breasted Button Quail, Buff-breasted Buttonquail, Buff-breasted Button-quail, Buff-breasted Quail, Olive's Buttonquail, Robinson's Buttonquail
English (IOC): Buff-breasted Buttonquail
Spanish: Torillo de Robinson
Spanish (Spain): Torillo de Robinson
Spanish (HBW): Buff-breasted Buttonquail
Estonian: queenslandi ledik
Finnish: okrapyyjuoksija
French: Turnix de Robinson
Hungarian: barnabegyű guvatfürj
Italian: Quaglia tridattila pettocamoscio
Japanese: haimunemifuuzura, seakamifuuzura
Japanese: セアカミフウズラ, ハイムネミフウズラ
Scientific: Turnix castanota olivii, Turnix castanotus olivii, Turnix olivii
Lithuanian: Geltonkrūtė tripirštė
Dutch: Cape Yorkvechtkwartel, Cape York-vechtkwartel, Cape-Yorkvechtkwartel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Rustnakkespringvaktel
Norwegian: Rustnakkespringvaktel
Polish: przepiórnik plowy, przepiórnik płowy
Portuguese: Toirão-de-peito-pardo
Slovak: prepeľovec veľkozobý
Serbian: Žutogruda prepeličica
Swedish: Beigebröstad springhöna
Turkish: Robinson Bıldırcınyelvesi
Ukrainian: Триперстка вохристовола
Chinese: 黄胸三趾鹑
Chinese (Traditional): 黃胸三趾鶉

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