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White-spotted Flufftail

Sarothrura pulchra (Gray, JE 1829)

The white-spotted flufftail is a species of bird in the family Sarothruridae. It has a widespread range of presence across the African tropical rainforest. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Gruiformes
Family:
  Sarothruridae
Genus:
   Sarothrura
Scientific:
  Sarothrura pulchra


Original description

Citation:
  (Gray, JE 1829)

Reference:
   Anim. Kingd. arr. Cuvier [Griffith] 8 p.410,542

Protonym:
  Crex Pulchra

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/33170276


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  6EF64F69C7CD0009

Avibase ID:
  avibase-6EF64F69

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/6EF64F69


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 176370

Geographic range:

  • Sarothrura pulchra pulchra: S Senegal to n Cameroon
  • Sarothrura pulchra zenkeri: Extreme se Nigeria, coastal Cameroon and n Gabon
  • Sarothrura pulchra batesi: S Cameroon
  • Sarothrura pulchra centralis: Congo and northern Angola east to extreme southern South Sudan, western Kenya, and northwestern Tanzania
English:
White-spotted Flufftail
Catalan:
Rasclet perlat
Czech:
chřástal běloskvrnný
Danish:
Hvidplettet Dunhale
German:
Perlenralle
Spanish:
Polluela Pulcra
Spanish (Spain):
Polluela Pulcra
Finnish:
rämerääkkiäinen
French:
Râle perlé
Croatian:
riđorepi prepeličar
Hungarian:
pettyegetett bolyhosfarkú
Icelandic:
Fagurrella
Italian:
Codapiuma macchiebianche
Japanese (romaji):
shiraboshikuina
Japanese:
シラボシクイナ
Lithuanian:
dėmėtoji pūkauodegė švygžda
Dutch:
Parelvlekral
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Prikkdunrikse
Norwegian:
Prikkdunrikse
Polish:
kusokurka perlista
Portuguese:
frango-d'água-pintado
Russian:
Малая жемчужная курочка
Slovak:
páperochvost perlavý
Serbian:
Belopirgavi mekorepi petlić
Swedish:
vitfläckig dunrall
Ukrainian:
пухохвіст білоплямистий
Chinese:
白斑侏秧鸡
Chinese (Traditional):
白點侏秧雞


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Râle perlé ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Râle perlé ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
White-spotted Pygmy Crake ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
White-spotted Pygmy Crake ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
White-spotted Crake ( Coturnicops pulchra) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
White-spotted Crake ( Coturnicops pulchra) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
White-spotted Pygmy Crake ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Sarothrura pulchra [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Sarothrura pulchra [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Sarothrura pulchra [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
White-spotted Flufftail ( Sarothrura pulchra) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Sarothrura pulchra [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Sarothrura pulchra [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Rasclet perlat
Czech: Chrástal beloskvrnný, chřástal běloskvrnný
Danish: Hvidplettet Dunhale
German: Perlenralle, Perlenschmuckralle
English: White spotted Flufftail, White-spotted Crake, White-spotted Flufftail, White-spotted Pygmy Crake, White-spotted Pygmy Rail, White-spotted Pygmy-Crake
English, HBW: White-spotted Flufftail
English (IOC): White-spotted Flufftail
English (Kenya): White-spotted Flufftail
English (United States): White-spotted Flufftail
Esperanto: Bela sarotruro
Spanish: Polluela Pulcra
Spanish (Spain): Polluela Pulcra
Spanish (HBW): White-spotted Flufftail
Estonian: täpikpirk
Finnish: Rämerääkkiäinen
French: Râle à taches blanches, Râle perlé, Râle pygmée, Sarothrure perlée
Croatian: riđorepi prepeličar
Hungarian: pettyegetett bolyhosfarkú
Icelandic: Fagurrella
Italian: Codapiuma macchiebianche, Schiribilla macchiebianche
Japanese (romaji): shiraboshikuina
Japanese: シラボシクィナ, シラボシクイナ
Scientific: Coturnicops pulchra, Crex Pulchra, Sarothrura pulchra, Sarothrura pulchra pulchra
Lithuanian: Baltadėmė pūkinė vištelė, dėmėtoji pūkauodegė švygžda
Dutch: Parelvlekral
Norwegian Nynorsk: Prikkdunrikse
Norwegian: Prikkdunrikse
Polish: kusokurka perlista
Portuguese: Frango-d'água-pintado, Frango-de-agua-mosqueada
Portuguese (Portugal): Franga-d'água-pintada
Russian: Жемчужный пушистый погоныш, Малая жемчужная курочка, Пятнистый крошечный коростель
Slovak: páperochvost perlavý
Serbian: Belopirgavi mekorepi petlić
Swedish: vitfläckig dunrall, Vitfläckig pygmérall
Swahili: Fuluwili Madoa-meupe
Turkish: Benekli alacayelve
Ukrainian: Погонич білоплямистий, пухохвіст білоплямистий
Chinese: 白斑侏秧鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 白點侏秧雞

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