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African Finfoot

Podica senegalensis (Vieillot, 1817)

The African Finfoot (Podica senegalensis) is an aquatic bird inhabiting the rivers and lakes of western, central, and southern Africa. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Gruiformes
Family:
  Heliornithidae
Genus:
  Podica

Scientific:
  Podica senegalensis

Citation:
  (Vieillot, 1817)

Reference:
  Nouv.Dict.Hist.Nat. p.277

Protonym:
  Heliornis senegalensis

Avibase ID:
  46DECAEEE5908123

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/46DECAEE

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176398

Geographic range:

  • Podica senegalensis senegalensis: Senegal to eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, northwestern Tanzania, and Ethiopia
  • Podica senegalensis somereni: Kenya and ne Tanzania
  • Podica senegalensis camerunensis: southern Cameroon to Gabon, Congo and northern Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Podica senegalensis petersii: Angola to southeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia, Mozambique, and eastern South Africa
English:
African Finfoot
Catalan:
Heliorni africà
Czech:
chřástalec africký
Danish:
Afrikansk Svømmerikse
German:
Binsenralle
Spanish:
Avesol Africano
Spanish (Spain):
Avesol Africano
Finnish:
afrikanuikkukana
French:
Grébifoulque d'Afrique
Croatian:
afrički sunčac
Hungarian:
Pettyes búvárcsibe
Icelandic:
Taumblaðka
Italian:
Svassorallo africano
Japanese (romaji):
afurikahireashi
Japanese:
アフリカヒレアシ
Lithuanian:
Afrikinė skiautėtakojė vištelė
Dutch:
Watertrapper
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Flekksymjerikse
Norwegian:
Flekksvømmerikse
Polish:
perkołyska afrykańska
Portuguese:
pés-de-barbatanas
Russian:
Африканский лапчатоног
Slovak:
chriašteľovec pásavý
Serbian:
Afrički sunčani gnjurac
Swedish:
afrikansk simrall
Ukrainian:
Лапчастоніг африканський
Chinese:
非洲鳍趾鷉
Chinese (Traditional):
鰭腳日鷈


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
African Finfoot ( Podica senegalensis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
African Finfoot ( Podica senegalensis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
African Finfoot ( Podica senegalensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
African Finfoot ( Podica senegalensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
African Finfoot ( Podica senegalensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Grébifoulque d'Afrique ( Podica senegalensis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Grébifoulque d'Afrique ( Podica senegalensis) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Peter's Finfoot ( Podica senegalensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
African Finfoot ( Podica senegalensis) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
African Finfoot ( Podica senegalensis) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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eBird version 2021:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Peters' Finfoot ( Podica senegalensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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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 2.7:
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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 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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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 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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
African Finfoot ( Podica senegalensis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Podica senegalensis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Podica senegalensis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Podica senegalensis [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
African Finfoot ( Podica senegalensis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
African Finfoot ( Podica senegalensis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
African Finfoot ( Podica senegalensis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Podica senegalensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Podica senegalensis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Watertrapper
Azerbaijani: Afrika pəncəayağı
Bengali: িঅচিকায ঩যাযা঩াচি
Bengali (transliteration): āphrikāra pyārāpākhi
Catalan: Heliorni africà
Czech: Chrástalec africký, chřástalec africký
Danish: Afrikansk Svømmerikse
German: Afrikanische Binsenralle, Binsenralle
English: African Finfoot, Finfoot, Peter's Finfoot, Peters' Finfoot, Peters's Finfoot
English, HBW: African Finfoot
English (IOC): African Finfoot
English (Kenya): African Finfoot
English (United States): African Finfoot
Esperanto: Senegala podiko
Spanish: Ave de Sol Africana, Ave del sol africana, Avesol Africano
Spanish (Spain): Avesol Africano
Spanish (HBW): African Finfoot
Estonian: aafrika redulind
Finnish: Afrikanuikkukana
French: Grébifoulque d’Afrique, Grébifoulque d'Afrique, Grébifoulque du Sénégal
Croatian: afrički sunčac
Hungarian: Pettyes búvárcsibe
Icelandic: Taumblaðka
Italian: Rallo tuffatore africano, Svasso folaga africano, Svassorallo africano
Japanese (romaji): afurikahireashi
Japanese: アフリカヒレアシ
Kazakh: Африка табанаяғы, африкалық табанаяқ
Kirghiz: Африка майпыгы
Scientific: Heliornis senegalensis, Podica senegalensis, Podica senegalensis senegalensis
Lithuanian: Afrikinė skiautėtakojė vištelė
Dutch: Afrikaanse Fuutkoet, Watertrapper
Norwegian Nynorsk: Flekksymjerikse
Norwegian: Flekksvømmerikse
Polish: perkolyska afrykanska, perkołyska afrykańska
Portuguese: Pes-de-barbatana, Pés-de-barbatanas
Portuguese (Portugal): pés-de-barbatana-africano, Pés-de-barbatanas
Russian: Африканский лапчатоног
Slovak: chriašteľovec pásavý, chriašteľovec trsťový
Serbian: Afrički sunčani gnjurac
Swedish: Afrikansk simrall
Swahili: Kiguudau
Turkish: Afrika Batağanyelvesi
Ukrainian: Лапчастоніг африканський
Chinese: 非洲鳍趾䴘, 非洲鳍趾鷉
Chinese (Traditional): 鰭腳日鷈

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