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New Guinea Flightless Rail

Megacrex inepta D'Albertis & Salvadori, 1879

The New Guinea Flightless Rail (Megacrex inepta), also known as the Papuan Flightless Rail, is a species of bird in the Rallidae family, in the monotypic genus Megacrex. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Gruiformes
Family:
  Rallidae
Genus:
  Megacrex

Scientific:
  Megacrex inepta

Citation:
  D'Albertis & Salvadori, 1879

Reference:
  Ann.Mus.Civ.Stor.Nat.Genova 14 p.130

Protonym:
  Megacrex inepta

Avibase ID:
  770830AC645568E7

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/770830AC

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176345

Geographic range:

  • Megacrex inepta inepta: Trans-Fly lowlands of se New Guinea
  • Megacrex inepta pallida: Coastal n New Guinea (Idenburg River to Sepik River)
English:
New Guinea Flightless Rail
Czech:
chřástal mangrovový
German:
Baumralle
Danish:
Ny Guinea-rørhøne
Spanish:
Rascón Inepto
Finnish:
isosuokana
French:
Râle géant
Italian:
Rallo attero di Nuova Guinea
Japanese:
papuakuina
Japanese:
パプアクイナ
Dutch:
Kasuarisral
Norwegian:
Storfotrikse
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Storfotrikse
Polish:
wodnokur kusy
Portuguese:
Saracura-da-nova-guiné
Russian:
Новогвинейский мангровый пастушок
Slovak:
nohaňa nelietavá
Swedish:
storfotsrall
Ukrainian:
Пастушок новогвінейський
Chinese:
新几内亚秧鸡


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Rascló àpter
Czech: chřástal mangrovový, Slípka nelétavá
Danish: Ny Guinea-rørhøne
German: Baumralle
English: Gray-faced Rail, Grey-faced Rail, New Guinea Flightless Rail, Papuan Flightless Rail
English (IOC): New Guinea Flightless Rail
Spanish: Gallineta Inepta, Rascón Inepto
Spanish (Spain): Rascón Inepto
Spanish (HBW): New Guinea Flightless Rail
Estonian: paapua jooksuhuik
Finnish: isosuokana, Rujosuokana
French: Râle géant, Râle géant de Papouasie
Hungarian: új-guineai gyalogguvat
Indonesian: Mandar Kasuari
Italian: Rallo attero di Nuova Guinea, Rallo inetto della Nuova Guinea, Rallo papua
Japanese: papuakuina
Japanese: パプアクイナ
Scientific: Amaurornis inepta, Amaurornis ineptus, Habroptila inepta, Megacrex inepta, Megacrex inepta inepta
Lithuanian: Didžioji vištelė
Dutch: Kasuarisral
Norwegian Nynorsk: Storfotrikse
Norwegian: Storfotrikse
Polish: Bagiewnik nowogwinejski, kusowodnik, wodnokur kusy, Wodnukur kusy
Portuguese: Saracura-da-nova-guiné
Russian: Нелетающая новогвинейская зеленоклювая камышница, Новогвинейский мангровый пастушок
Slovak: nohaňa nelietavá
Swedish: Storfotsrall
Turkish: Büyük Papua Yelvesi
Ukrainian: Пастушок новогвінейський
Chinese: 新几内亚秧鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 新幾內亞秧雞

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