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Red-necked Spurfowl

Pternistis afer (Statius Muller, 1776)

The Red-necked Spurfowl or Red-necked Francolin (Pternistis afer), is a gamebird in the pheasant family Phasianidae of the order Galliformes, gallinaceous birds. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Phasianidae
Genus:
  Pternistis

Scientific:
  Pternistis afer

Citation:
  (Statius Muller, 1776)

Reference:
  Natursyst.Suppl. p.129

Protonym:
  Tetrao afer

Avibase ID:
  5FA94F6614A812A6

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/5FA94F66

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175962

Geographic range:

  • Pternistis afer afer: W Angola and extreme nw Namibia
  • Pternistis afer harterti: north shore of Lake Tanganyika (eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, Burundi, northwestern Tanzania)
  • Pternistis afer [melanogaster or loangwae]: Mozambique n of Zambezi R. to e Tanzania and e Zambia
  • Pternistis afer swynnertoni: Interior Mozambique s of Zambezi River to se Zimbabwe
  • Pternistis afer castaneiventer: South Africa (s and e Cape Province)
  • Pternistis afer leucoparaeus: Coastal Kenya (Tana River to Tanzania border)
  • Pternistis afer cranchii: W Congo to e Uganda and w Kenya, south to ne Zambia
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English:
Red-necked Spurfowl
Czech:
frankolín rudohrdlý
German:
Rotkehlfrankolin
Danish:
Rødhalset Sporehøne
Spanish:
Francolín gorjirrojo
Finnish:
punakurkkufrankoliini
French:
Francolin à gorge rouge
Italian:
Francolino collorosso
Japanese:
akanodoshako
Japanese:
アカノドシャコ
Dutch:
Roodkeelfrankolijn
Norwegian:
Rødstrupefrankolin
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Raudstrupefrankolin
Polish:
frankolin czerwonogardly
Portuguese:
Francolim-de-gola-vermelha
Russian:
Красногорлый турач
Slovak:
frankolínec červenohrdlý
Swedish:
rödstrupig frankolin
Ukrainian:
Турач рудогорлий
Chinese:
红喉鹧鸪


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Rooikeelfisant
Catalan: Francolí gola-roig
Czech: Frankolín rudohrdlý
Danish: Rødhalset Sporehøne
German: Nacktkehlfrankolin, Rotkehlfrankolin
English: Bare-throated Francolin, Bare-throated Spurfowl, Cranch's Francolin, Red necked Spurfowl, Rednecked Francolin, Red-necked Francolin, Red-necked Spurfowl, Spurfowl
English (IOC): Red-necked Spurfowl
English (Kenya): Red-necked Spurfowl
English (South Africa): Red-necked Spurfowl
Spanish: Francolín de Garganta Roja, Francolín Gorgirrojo, Francolín gorjirrojo
Spanish (Spain): Francolín Gorjirrojo
Spanish (HBW): Red-necked Francolin
Estonian: punakurk-frankoliin (punakurk-frankoliinkana)
Finnish: Punakurkkufrankoliini
French: Francolin à cou nu, Francolin à cou roux, Francolin à gorge rouge
Hungarian: vörösnyakú frankolin
Italian: Francolino collorosso
Japanese: akanodoshako
Japanese: アカノドシャコ
Kwangali: Sigwali
Scientific: Francolinus afer, Francolinus afer afer, Pternistes afer, Pternistis afer, Tetrao afer
Lithuanian: Raudongurklis frankolinas
Dutch: Roodkeelfrankolijn
Norwegian Nynorsk: Raudstrupefrankolin
Norwegian: Rødstrupefrankolin
Polish: frankolin czerwonogardly, frankolin czerwonogardły, Frankolin krasnogardły, Frankolin rudopióry, szponiastonóg czerwonogardły
Portuguese: Francolim-de-gola-vermelha
Russian: Гологорлый франколин, Красногорлый Турач
Slovak: frankolínec červenohrdlý
Shona: Gorwe
Serbian: Crvenovrati frankolin
Swedish: rödstrupig frankolin, Vitfläckig frankolin
Swahili: Kereng'ende Shingo-nyekundu
Tsonga: Makokwe
Ukrainian: Турач рудогорлий
Xhosa: Inkwali
Chinese: 红喉鹧鸪, 裸喉鹧鸪
Chinese (Traditional): 紅喉鷓鴣
Zulu: iNkwali

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