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Red-chested Flufftail

Sarothrura rufa (Vieillot, LJP 1819)

The red-chested flufftail is a species of bird in the family Sarothruridae. It is found in sub-Saharan Africa from Liberia to Ethiopia and south to South Africa. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Gruiformes
Family:
  Sarothruridae
Genus:
   Sarothrura
Scientific:
  Sarothrura rufa


Original description

Citation:
  (Vieillot, LJP 1819)

Reference:
   Nouv. Dict. Hist. Nat. nouv. éd. 28 p.564

Protonym:
  Rallus rufus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/19430537


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  10B565440424A261

Avibase ID:
  avibase-10B56544

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/10B56544


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 176371

Geographic range:

  • Sarothrura rufa rufa: central Kenya to southern Democratic Republic of the Congo, Angola and South Africa
  • Sarothrura rufa bonapartii: Sierra Leone to Gabon and Congo
  • Sarothrura rufa elizabethae: Central African Republic to northeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Uganda and western Kenya
English:
Red-chested Flufftail
Catalan:
Rasclet de Vieillot
Czech:
chřástal kaštanovoprsý
Danish:
Rødbrystet Dunhale
German:
Rotbrustralle
Spanish:
Polluela Rufa
Spanish (Spain):
Polluela Rufa
Finnish:
viitarääkkiäinen
French:
Râle à camail
Croatian:
pjegavi prepeličar
Hungarian:
vörösmellű bolyhosfarkú
Italian:
Codapiuma pettorosso
Japanese (romaji):
muneakashimakuina
Japanese:
ムネアカシマクイナ
Lithuanian:
raudonkrūtė pūkauodegė švygžda
Dutch:
Roodborstral
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Rustdunrikse
Norwegian:
Rustdunrikse
Polish:
kusokurka rdzawogłowa
Portuguese:
Frango-d'água-de-peito-vermelho
Russian:
Красногрудая жемчужная курочка
Slovak:
páperochvost červenoprsý
Serbian:
Crvenogrudi mekorepi petlić
Swedish:
rödbröstad dunrall
Ukrainian:
пухохвіст рудоволий
Chinese:
红胸侏秧鸡
Chinese (Traditional):
紅胸侏秧雞


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Râle à camail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Râle à camail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Red-chested Crake ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Red-chested Crake ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Red-chested Crake ( Coturnicops rufa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Red-chested Crake ( Coturnicops rufa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Red-chested Crake ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Sarothrura rufa [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Sarothrura rufa [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Sarothrura rufa [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Red-chested Flufftail ( Sarothrura rufa) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Sarothrura rufa [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Sarothrura rufa [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Rooiborsvleikuiken
Catalan: Rasclet de Vieillot
Czech: Chrástal cervený, chřástal kaštanovoprsý
Danish: Rødbrystet Dunhale
German: Rotbrustralle, Rotbrust-Schmuckralle, Rotbrust-Zwergralle
English: Red chested Flufftail, Red-chested Crake, Redchested Flufftail, Red-chested Flufftail, Red-chested Pygmy Rail, Red-chested Pygmy-Crake
English, HBW: Red-chested Flufftail
English (IOC): Red-chested Flufftail
English (Kenya): Red-chested Flufftail
English (United States): Red-chested Flufftail
Esperanto: Rufa sarotruro
Spanish: Polluela Rufa
Spanish (Spain): Polluela Rufa
Spanish (HBW): Red-chested Flufftail
Estonian: padupirk
Finnish: Viitarääkkiäinen
French: Râle à camail, Râle à poitrine brune, Râle nain à poitrine châtaine, Râle nain à poitrine marron, Sarothrure à camail
Croatian: pjegavi prepeličar
Hungarian: vörösmellű bolyhosfarkú
Italian: Codapiuma pettorosso, Schiribilla pettorosso
Japanese (romaji): muneakashimakuina
Japanese: ムネアカシマクィナ, ムネアカシマクイナ
Scientific: Aleuthelia jardinii, Coturnicops rufa, Crex jardineii, Gallinula jardinii, Rallus rufus, Sarothrura rufa, Sarothrura rufa rufa
Lithuanian: raudonkrūtė pūkauodegė švygžda, Raudonkrūtė pūkinė vištelė
Dutch: Roodborstral
Norwegian Nynorsk: Rustdunrikse
Norwegian: Rustdunrikse
Polish: kusokurka rdzawoglowa, kusokurka rdzawogłowa
Portuguese: Frango-d'água-de-peito-vermelho
Portuguese (Portugal): franga-d'água-de-peito-vermelho
Russian: Красногрудая жемчужная курочка, Красногрудый пушистый погоныш
Slovak: páperochvost červenoprsý
Serbian: Crvenogrudi mekorepi petlić
Swedish: rödbröstad dunrall, Rödbröstad pygmérall
Swahili: Fuluwili Kidari-chekundu
Turkish: Kızıl göğüslü alacayelve
Ukrainian: Погонич рудоволий, пухохвіст рудоволий
Chinese: 红胸侏秧鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 紅胸侏秧雞

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