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Lord Howe Island Swamphen
Porphyrio albus (Shaw, 1790)
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Order:
  Gruiformes
Family:
  Rallidae
Genus:
  Porphyrio

Scientific:
  Porphyrio albus

Citation:
  (Shaw, 1790)

Reference:
  J.voy.NewS.Wales[White] p.238

Protonym:
  Fulica alba

Avibase ID:
  1A365A3F18B12C80

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/1A365A3F

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176389


EXTINCT

Geographic range:

  • Porphyrio albus: Formerly Lord Howe I. Extinct; last reported 1834
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Lord Howe Island Swamphen
Czech:
  slípka bělavá
German:
  Lord-Howe-Purpurhuhn
Danish:
  Hvid Sultanhøne
Spanish:
  Calamón blanco
Finnish:
  valkosulttaanikana
French:
  Talève de Lord Howe
Icelandic:
  Hvíthæna
Italian:
  Pollo sultano di Lord Howe
Japanese:
  ro-dohauseikei
Japanese:
  ロードハウセイケイ
Dutch:
  Lord-Howepurperkoet
Norwegian:
  Hvittakahe
Polish:
  modrzyk maly
Portuguese:
  Galinhola-branca
Russian:
  Белая султанка
Slovak:
  sultánka malá
Swedish:
  vit purpurhöna
Chinese:
  新不列颠紫水鸡


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Lord Howe Island Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Lord Howe Island Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Lord Howe Island Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Lord Howe Island Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Lord Howe Island Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Lord Howe Island Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Lord Howe Island Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   White Gallinule ( Porphyrio albus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   White Gallinule ( Porphyrio albus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   White Gallinule ( Porphyrio albus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   White Gallinule ( Porphyrio albus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   White Gallinule ( Porphyrio albus)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   White Gallinule ( Porphyrio albus)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   White Gallinule ( Porphyrio albus)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   White Gallinule ( Porphyrio albus)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   White Gallinule ( Porphyrio albus)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
   White Gallinule ( Porphyrio albus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Talève de Lord Howe ( Porphyrio albus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Talève de Lord Howe ( Porphyrio albus)
Clements 1st edition:
   African Purple Gallinule ( Porphyrio alba)
Clements 3rd edition:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Clements 4th edition:
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Clements, version 2015:
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Clements, version 2016:
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Clements, version 2017:
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Clements, version 2018:
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
eBird version 1.50:
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
eBird version 1.52:
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
eBird version 1.53:
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
eBird version 1.54:
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
eBird version 1.55:
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
eBird version 2015:
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
eBird version 2016:
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
eBird version 2017:
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
eBird version 2018:
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Lord Howe Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   White Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
James Lee Peters:
    Porphyrio albus
James Lee Peters (original):
    Porphyrio albus
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Porphyrio albus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Lord Howe Island Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Lord Howe Island Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Lord Howe Island Swamphen ( Porphyrio albus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Porphyrio albus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Porphyrio albus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Related taxa

Other synonyms

Catalan: Polla blanca
Czech: slípka bělavá
Danish: Hvid Sultanhøne
German: Lord Howe Purpurhuhn, Lord Howepurpurhuhn, Lord -Howe-Purpurhuhn, Lord-Howe-Purpurhuhn
English: African Purple Gallinule, Lord Howe Island Swamphen, Lord Howe Purple Gallinule, Lord Howe Swamphen, White Gallinule, White Swamphen
English (IOC): White Swamphen
Spanish: Calamón blanco, Calamón de Lord Howe
Spanish (Spain): Calamón de Lord Howe
Spanish (HBW): Lord Howe Swamphen
Estonian: valge-sultantait
Finnish: Lordhowensaarensulttaanikana, valkosulttaanikana
French: Poule de Lord Howe, Talève de Lord Howe
Hungarian: Lord Howe-szigeti fú
Icelandic: Hvíthæna
Italian: Pollo sultano di Lord Howe
Japanese: roadohauseikei, ro-dohauseikei
Japanese: ロアドハウセイケイ, ロードハウセイケイ
Latin: Fulica alba, Porhyrio albus, Porphyrio alba, Porphyrio albus, Porphyrio porphyrio albus
Lithuanian: Baltoji sultonvištė
Dutch: Lord-Howepurperkoet
Norwegian: Hvittakahe
Polish: modrzyk maly, modrzyk mały
Portuguese: Galinhola-branca
Russian: Белая султанка
Slovak: sultánka malá
Serbian: Sultanka sa ostrva Lord Hau
Swedish: Vit purpurhöna
Ukrainian: Султанка біла
Chinese: 新不列颠紫水鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 羅豪島白水雞, 羅豪島白水雞1834滅絕〔白水雞〕

 

         

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