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Chestnut-headed Crake

Rufirallus castaneiceps (Sclater & Salvin, 1869)

The Chestnut-headed Crake (Anurolimnas castaneiceps) is a species of bird in the Rallidae family. It is found in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and heavily degraded former forest. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Gruiformes
Family:
  Rallidae
Genus:
  Rufirallus

Scientific:
  Rufirallus castaneiceps

Citation:
  (Sclater & Salvin, 1869)

Reference:
  PZS(1868) Pt3 p.453

Protonym:
  Porzana castaneiceps

Avibase ID:
  2A9074F92AD59D9F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/2A9074F9

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176354

Geographic range:

  • Rufirallus castaneiceps castaneiceps: E Ecuador to e Peru and extreme nw Bolivia (Pando)
  • Rufirallus castaneiceps coccineipes: Tropical forests of sw Colombia and ne Ecuador
English:
Chestnut-headed Crake
Czech:
chřástal rezavohlavý
German:
Rotmaskenralle
Danish:
Skyggerikse
Spanish:
Polluela Pituro
Finnish:
kukkujarääkkä
French:
Râle à masque rouge
Italian:
Rallo testacastana
Japanese:
muneakakuina
Japanese:
ムネアカクイナ
Dutch:
Kastanjekopral
Norwegian:
Kastanjehoderikse
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kastanjehovudrikse
Polish:
derkaczyk kasztanowaty
Portuguese:
Sanã-de-cabeça-castanha
Portuguese (Brazil):
Sanã-de-cabeça-castanha
Russian:
Каштановоголовый пастушок
Slovak:
chriašteľ gaštanový
Swedish:
kortstjärtad rall
Ukrainian:
Деркач еквадорський
Chinese:
栗头田鸡


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rufirallus castaneiceps) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rufirallus castaneiceps) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rufirallus castaneiceps) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rufirallus castaneiceps) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rufirallus castaneiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rufirallus castaneiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rufirallus castaneiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rufirallus castaneiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rufirallus castaneiceps) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rufirallus castaneiceps) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rufirallus castaneiceps) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Râle à masque rouge ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Râle à masque rouge ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rallina castaneiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rallina castaneiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rufirallus castaneiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rufirallus castaneiceps) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rufirallus castaneiceps) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rufirallus castaneiceps) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rufirallus castaneiceps) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Rufirallus castaneiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Anurolimnas castaneiceps [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Anurolimnas castaneiceps [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Anurolimnas castaneiceps [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
Chestnut-headed Crake ( Anurolimnas castaneiceps) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Anurolimnas castaneiceps [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Anurolimnas castaneiceps [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Rasclet capbrú
Czech: Chrástal hnedohlavý, chřástal rezavohlavý
Danish: Skyggerikse
German: Rotmaskenralle
English: Chestnut headed Crake, Chestnut-headed Crake, Chestnut-headed Rail
English (IOC): Chestnut-headed Crake
Spanish: Polluela Colorada, Polluela Pinturo, Polluela Pituro
Spanish (Colombia): Polluela Colorada
Spanish (Ecuador): Polla Cabecicastaña
Spanish (Spain): Polluela Pituro
Spanish (HBW): Chestnut-headed Crake
Spanish (Peru): Gallineta de Cabeza Castaña
Estonian: mets-rägaruik
Finnish: kukkujarääkkä, Kukkujaräikkä
French: Râle à masque rouge
Italian: Rallina testacastana, Rallo testacastana
Japanese: muneakakuina
Japanese: ムネアカクイナ
Scientific: Anurolimnas castaneiceps, Anurolimnas castaneiceps castaneiceps, Porzana castaneiceps, Rallina castaneiceps, Rufirallus castaneiceps
Lithuanian: didžioji rudagalvė vištelė, Raudongalvė vištelė
Dutch: Kastanjekopral
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kastanjehovudrikse
Norwegian: Kastanjehoderikse
Polish: derkaczyk kasztanowaty
Portuguese: sanã-de-cabeça-castanha
Portuguese (Brazil): sana-de-cabeca-castanha, Sanã-de-cabeça-castanha
Portuguese (Portugal): Sanã-de-cabeça-castanha
Russian: Каштановоголовый пастушок
Slovak: chriašteľ gaštanový
Serbian: Barski petlić kestenjaste glave
Swedish: kortstjärtad rall, Rödhuvad bandrall
Ukrainian: Деркач еквадорський
Chinese: 栗头田鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 栗頭田雞

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