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Moluccan Woodcock

Scolopax rochussenii Schlegel, 1866

The Moluccan Woodcock (Scolopax rochussenii), also known as Obi Woodcock, is a medium-sized, approximately 40 cm long, forest wader with long and dark bill, orange buff below and black barred upperparts. The plumage is marked with large buff spots. This species is the largest of the woodcocks, 25% bigger than Eurasian Woodcock. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Scolopacidae
Genus:
  Scolopax

Scientific:
  Scolopax rochussenii

Citation:
  Schlegel, 1866

Reference:
  Nederl.Tijdschr.Dierk. 3 p.254

Protonym:
  Scolopax Rochussenii

Avibase ID:
  49C57A6B6AB40AB8

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/49C57A6B

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176583


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Geographic range:

  • Scolopax rochussenii: Known from 8 specimens from n Moluccas (Obi and Bacan)
English:
Moluccan Woodcock
Czech:
sluka molucká
German:
Obischnepfe
Danish:
Molukskovsneppe
Spanish:
Chocha Moluqueña
Finnish:
molukkienkurppa
French:
Bécasse des Moluques
Icelandic:
Óbísnípa
Italian:
Beccaccia delle Molucche
Japanese:
obiyamashigi
Japanese:
オビヤマシギ
Dutch:
Obihoutsnip
Norwegian:
Molukkrugde
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Molukkrugde
Polish:
slonka zlotawa
Portuguese:
Galinhola-das-molucas
Russian:
Молуккский вальдшнеп
Slovak:
sluka zlatistá
Swedish:
moluckmorkulla
Ukrainian:
Слуква молуцька
Chinese:
摩鹿加丘鹬


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Becada de les Moluques
Czech: sluka molucká, Sluka okrová
Danish: Molukskovsneppe
German: Molukkenschnepfe, Obischnepfe
English: Moluccan Woodcock, Obi Woodcock
English (IOC): Moluccan Woodcock
Spanish: Agachadiza de las Molucas, Chcocha Moluqueña, Chocha Moluqueña
Spanish (Spain): Chocha Moluqueña
Spanish (HBW): Moluccan Woodcock
Estonian: maluku kurvits
Finnish: Molukkienkurppa
French: Bécasse des Moluques
Hungarian: malukui szalonka
Indonesian: Berkikgunung Maluku, Berkik-gunung maluku
Icelandic: Óbísnípa
Italian: Beccaccia delle Molucche, Beccaccia dell'Isola di Obi
Japanese: obiyamashigi
Japanese: オビヤマシギ
Scientific: Scolopax rochussenii
Lithuanian: Molukinė slanka
Dutch: Obihoutsnip, Obi-houtsnip
Norwegian Nynorsk: Molukkrugde
Norwegian: Molukkrugde
Polish: slonka zlotawa, słonka złotawa
Portuguese: Galinhola-das-molucas
Russian: Молуккский вальдшнеп
Slovak: sluka zlatistá
Serbian: Molučka šumska šljuka
Swedish: Moluckmorkulla
Ukrainian: Слуква молуцька
Chinese: 摩鹿加丘鹬
Chinese (Traditional): 摩鹿加丘鷸

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