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Invisible Rail

Habroptila wallacii Gray, GR, 1861

The Invisible Rail (Habroptila wallacii) is a flightless species of bird in the family Rallidae (rails), endemic only to Halmahera, north Maluku, Indonesia, especially its swamp forests, wetlands, and forest edges. The Invisible Rail is evaluated as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. It is the world's smallest living flightless bird. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Gruiformes
Family:
  Rallidae
Genus:
  Habroptila

Scientific:
  Habroptila wallacii

Citation:
  Gray, GR, 1861

Reference:
  PZS(1860) Pt(28)3 p.365 pl.172

Protonym:
  Habroptila wallacii

Avibase ID:
  2BE28F60E0A465B8

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/2BE28F60

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176343


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Habroptila wallacii: Halmahera I. (n Moluccas)
English:
Invisible Rail
Czech:
chřástal halmaherský
German:
Trommelralle
Danish:
Halmaherarikse
Spanish:
Rascón de Wallace
Finnish:
nokiluhtakana
French:
Râle de Wallace
Italian:
Rallo invisibile
Japanese:
harumaherakuina
Japanese:
ハルマヘラクイナ
Dutch:
Halmaheraral
Norwegian:
Halmaherarikse
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Halmaherarikse
Polish:
wodnokur molucki
Portuguese:
Saracura-invisível
Russian:
Пастушок-барабанщик
Slovak:
zátonec bubenícky
Swedish:
halmaherarall
Ukrainian:
Пастушок гальмаберський
Chinese:
华氏秧鸡


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Rascló de Wallace
Czech: chřástal halmaherský, Chrástal ostruhatý
Danish: Halmaherarikse
German: Trommelralle
English: Drummer Rail, Halmahera Rail, Invisible Rail, Wallace's Rail
English (IOC): Invisible Rail
Spanish: Rascón de Wallace
Spanish (Spain): Rascón de Wallace
Spanish (HBW): Invisible Rail
Estonian: halmahera jooksuhuik
Finnish: Nokiluhtakana, uudenbritannianhuitti
French: Râle de Wallace
Hungarian: dobos guvat
Indonesian: Mandar Gendang
Italian: Rallo di wallace, Rallo invisibile
Japanese: harumaherakuina
Japanese: ハルマヘラクィナ, ハルマヘラクイナ
Scientific: Gallirallus wallacii, Habropteryx wallacii, Habroptila wallacii, Rallus wallacii
Lithuanian: Voleso vištelė
Dutch: Halmaheraral, Halmahera-ral
Norwegian Nynorsk: Halmaherarikse
Norwegian: Halmaherarikse
Polish: wodnik molucki, wodnokur molucki, Wodnukur molucki
Portuguese: Saracura-invisível
Russian: Нелетающий пастушок Уоллеса, Пастушок-барабанщик
Slovak: chriašteľ bubenícky, zátonec bubenícky
Swedish: halmaherarall, Halmahererall
Ukrainian: Пастушок гальмаберський
Chinese: 华氏秧鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 大嘴秧雞

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