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Shelley's or Whyte's Francolin

Scleroptila [shelleyi or whytei] (= Scleroptila shelleyi) (Ogilvie-Grant, WR 1890)

Shelley's francolin is a species of bird in the family Phasianidae. The species is named after Sir Edward Shelley, cousin of George Ernest Shelley. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Phasianidae
Genus:
   Scleroptila
Scientific:
  Scleroptila shelleyi


Original description

Citation:
  (Ogilvie-Grant, WR 1890)

Reference:
   Ibis

Protonym:
  Francolinus shelleyi

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16279040


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  3A56BE4C9393BCB6

Avibase ID:
  avibase-3A56BE4C

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/3A56BE4C


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 175997

Geographic range:

  • Scleroptila shelleyi: S Uganda and sw Kenya to ne South Africa
  • Scleroptila whytei: southeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo to northern Zambia and northern Malawi
English:
Shelley's or Whyte's Francolin
French:
Francolin de Shelley ou F. de Whyte


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Shelley's or Whyte's Francolin ( Scleroptila [shelleyi or whytei])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Francolin de Shelley ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Francolin de Shelley ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements 3rd edition:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements, version 2015:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements, version 2016:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements, version 2017:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements, version 2018:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 3]
Clements, version 2019:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 3]
eBird version 1.50:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 4]
eBird version 2015:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 4]
eBird version 2016:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 4]
eBird version 2017:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Shelley's Francolin ( Francolinus shelleyi) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Shelley's Francolin ( Scleroptila shelleyi) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Scleroptila shelleyi [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Scleroptila shelleyi [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Scleroptila [afra, gutturalis, psilolaema or shelleyi]

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Afrikaans: Laeveldpatrys
Catalan: Francolí de Shelley
Czech: Frankolín Shelleyuv, frankolín Shelleyův
Danish: Mopanefrankolin
German: Shelleyfrankolin, Shelley-Frankolin, Shellyfrankolin
English: Shelley's Francolin, Shelley's or Whyte's Francolin, Shelley's Partridge, Shelley's/Whyte's Francolin
English, HBW: Shelley's/Whyte's Francolin
English (IOC): Shelley's Francolin
English (Kenya): Shelley's Francolin
English (United States): Shelley's Francolin
Esperanto: Ŝelia frankolino
Spanish: Francolín de Shelley
Spanish (Spain): Francolín de Shelley
Spanish (HBW): Shelley's Francolin
Estonian: välufrankoliin (välu-frankoliinkana)
Finnish: Valkokurkkufrankoliini
French: Francolin de Shelley, Francolin de Shelley ou F. de Whyte
Croatian: crnopruga jarebica
Hungarian: Shelley-frankolin
Italian: Francolino di Shelley
Japanese (romaji): futasujishako
Japanese: フタスジシャコ, フタスヂシャコ
Scientific: Francolinus shelleyi, Francolinus shelleyi shelleyi, Scleroptila [shelleyi or whytei], Scleroptila shelleyi, Scleroptila shelleyi shelleyi, Scleroptila shelleyi/whytei
Lithuanian: Šelio frankolinas
Dutch: Shelley-frankolijn, Shelleys Frankolijn, Shelley's Frankolijn
Norwegian Nynorsk: Miombofrankolin
Norwegian: Miombofrankolin
Polish: frankolin rdzawoboczny
Portuguese: Francolim de Shelley, francolim-de-shelley
Portuguese (Portugal): francolim-de-shelley
Russian: Кустарниковый франколин, Турач Шелли
Slovak: frankolín skalný
Serbian: Šelijev frankolin
Swedish: Shelleys frankolin
Swahili: Kwale wa Shelley
Turkish: Sarıca turaç
Tsonga: Njenjele
Ukrainian: Турач шелі
Chinese: 谢氏鹧鸪
Chinese (Traditional): 謝利氏鷓鴣
Zulu: iNtendele

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