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Caucasian Snowcock
Tetraogallus caucasicus (Pallas, 1811)
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Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Phasianidae
Genus:
  Tetraogallus

Scientific:
  Tetraogallus caucasicus

Citation:
  (Pallas, 1811)

Reference:
  Zoogr.Rosso-Asiat. 2 p.76

Protonym:
  Tetrao caucasica

Avibase ID:
  1596C37C32DED526

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/1596C37C

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 553829

Geographic range:

  • Tetraogallus caucasicus: Rocky heights of Caucasus Mountains
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Caucasian Snowcock
Czech:
  velekur kavkazský
German:
  Kaukasuskönigshuhn
Danish:
  Kaukasisk Kongehøne
Spanish:
  Perdigallo Caucasiano
Finnish:
  kaukasianlumikana
French:
  Tétraogalle du Caucase
Icelandic:
  Mjallhæna
Italian:
  Tetraogallo del Caucaso
Japanese:
  ko-kasasusekkei
Japanese:
  コーカサスセッケイ
Dutch:
  Kaukasisch Berghoen
Norwegian:
  Kaukasushøne
Polish:
  ular kaukaski
Portuguese:
  Galo-das-neves do Cáucaso
Russian:
  Кавказский улар
Slovak:
  ular maľovaný
Swedish:
  kaukasisk snöhöna
Chinese:
  高加索雪鸡


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Azerbaijani: Qafqaz uları
Catalan: Gall nival del Caucas
Czech: Velekur kavkazský
Danish: Kaukasisk Kongehøne, Kongehøne
German: Kaukasuskönigshuhn
English: Caucasian Snowcock
English (IOC): Caucasian Snowcock
Spanish: Perdigallo Caucasiano, Tetraogallo Caucáseo
Spanish (Spain): Perdigallo Caucasiano
Spanish (HBW): Perdigallo caucasiano
Estonian: kaukaasia mägikana
Finnish: Kaukasianlumikana
French: Tétraogalle du Caucase
Hebrew: תרנגול־שלג קוקז-י
Hungarian: kaukázusi királyfogoly
Icelandic: Mjallhæna
Italian: Tetraogallo del Caucaso
Japanese: koakasasusekkei, ko-kasasusekkei
Japanese: コアカサスセッケイ, コーカサスセッケイ
Georgian: კავკასიური შურთხი
Latin: Tetrao caucasica, Tetraogallus caucasicus
Lithuanian: Kaukazinis ularas
Latvian: Kaukāza sniegirbe
Dutch: Kaukasisch Berghoen, Kaukasische berghoen, Kaukasischkoningshoen
Norwegian: Kaukasushøne, Kongehøne
Polish: ular kaukaski, ułar kaukaski
Portuguese: Galo-das-neves do Cáucaso, galo-das-neves-do-cáucaso
Portuguese (Portugal): Galo-das-neves-do-cáucaso
Russian: Кавказский улар, Улар кавказский
Slovak: ular maľovaný
Slovenian: kavkaška skalna kokoš
Serbian: Kavkaska koka
Swedish: Kaukasisik snöhöna, Kaukasisk snöhöna
Turkish: Doğu Urkekliği, Kafkas kekliği, Kafkas urkekliği
Ukrainian: Улар кавказький
Chinese: 高加索雪鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 高加索雪雞

 

         

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