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Swainson's Spurfowl

Pternistis swainsonii (Smith, A, 1836)

The Swainson's Spurfowl or Swainson's Francolin (Pternistis swainsonii) is a species of bird in the Phasianidae family. It is found in Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Phasianidae
Genus:
  Pternistis

Scientific:
  Pternistis swainsonii

Citation:
  (Smith, A, 1836)

Reference:
  Rep.Exped.Centr.Afr. p.54

Protonym:
  Perdix Swainsonii

Avibase ID:
  721FFBD492FCF12F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/721FFBD4

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176000

Geographic range:

  • Pternistis swainsonii swainsonii: SE Angola to n Namibia, s Botswana and ne South Africa
  • Pternistis swainsonii lundazi: N and w Zimbabwe to s Mozambique
English:
Swainson's Spurfowl
Czech:
frankolín Swainsonův
German:
Swainsonfrankolin
Danish:
Gråbrun Sporehøne
Spanish:
Francolín de Swainson
Finnish:
kosteikkofrankoliini
French:
Francolin de Swainson
Italian:
Francolino di Swainson
Japanese:
kuroashiakanodoshako
Japanese:
クロアシアカノドシャコ
Dutch:
Swainsons Frankolijn
Norwegian:
Svartbeinfrankolin
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Svartbeinfrankolin
Polish:
frankolin brunatny
Portuguese:
Francolim de Swainson
Russian:
Свенсонов турач
Slovak:
frankolínec Swainsonov
Swedish:
swainsonfrankolin
Ukrainian:
Турач чорноногий
Chinese:
斯氏鹧鸪


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Bosveldfisant
Catalan: Francolí de Swainson
Czech: Frankolín Swainsonuv, frankolín Swainsonův
Danish: Gråbrun Sporehøne
German: Swainsonfrankolin, Swainson-Frankolin
English: Swainson's Francolin, Swainson's Spurfowl
English (IOC): Swainson's Spurfowl
Spanish: Francolín de Swainson
Spanish (Spain): Francolín de Swainson
Spanish (HBW): Swainson's Francolin
Estonian: lammifrankoliin (lammi-frankoliinkana)
Finnish: Kosteikkofrankoliini
French: Francolin à gorge nue, Francolin de Swainson
Hungarian: Swainson-frankolin
Italian: Francolino di swainson
Japanese: kuroashiakanodoshako
Japanese: クロアシアカノドシャコ
Scientific: Francolinus swainsonii, Francolinus swainsonii swainsonii, Perdix swainsoni, Perdix Swainsonii, Pternistis swainsonii
Lithuanian: Sveinsono frankolinas
Dutch: Swainson-frankolijn, Swainsons Frankolijn
Norwegian Nynorsk: Svartbeinfrankolin
Norwegian: Svartbeinfrankolin
Polish: frankolin brunatny, szponiastonóg brunatny
Portuguese: Francolim de Swainson, Francolim-de-swainson
Russian: Свенсонов турач
Slovak: Frankolín Swainsonov, frankolínec Swainsonov
Shona: Gwari
Siswant: Intsendzele
Sotho, Southern: Khoale
Swedish: swainsonfrankolin, Swainsons frankolin
Tswana: Kgwalê
Tsonga: Nghwari ya xidhaka
Ukrainian: Турач чорноногий
Chinese: 斯氏鹧鸪
Chinese (Traditional): 史文森氏鷓鴣

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