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Rufous-tailed Waterhen

Amaurornis moluccana (Wallace, 1865)

The Pale-vented Bush-hen (Amaurornis moluccana), Rufous-tailed Bush-hen or Rufous-tailed Waterhen is a species of bird in the Rallidae family. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Gruiformes
Family:
  Rallidae
Genus:
  Amaurornis

Scientific:
  Amaurornis moluccana

Citation:
  (Wallace, 1865)

Reference:
  PZS Pt2 p.480

Protonym:
  Porzana moluccana

Avibase ID:
  8CB46BDEFE3BE28D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/8CB46BDE

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 708044

Geographic range:

  • Amaurornis moluccana moluccana: Sangihe I., Moluccas, Misool I., w and n New Guinea
  • Amaurornis moluccana nigrifrons: Bismarck Archipelago and Solomon Islands
  • Amaurornis moluccana ultima: E Solomon Islands
  • Amaurornis moluccana ruficrissa: S and e New Guinea, and n and e Australia
English:
Rufous-tailed Waterhen
Catalan:
Polla de les Moluques
Czech:
chřástal molucký
Danish:
Brunhalet Rørhøne
German:
Rotsteiß-Kielralle
Spanish:
Gallineta Moluqueña
Spanish (Spain):
Gallineta Moluqueña
Finnish:
ruosteperähuitti
French:
Râle des Moluques
Croatian:
riđorepa štijoka
Hungarian:
vörösfarkú lápityúk
Italian:
Rallo acquaiolo codarossiccia
Japanese:
akaokuina
Japanese:
アカオクイナ
Lithuanian:
raudonuodegis amaurornis
Dutch:
Molukkenwaterhoen
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Buskrikse
Norwegian:
Buskrikse
Polish:
bagiewnik szaropiersny
Portuguese:
Galinha-da-mata-de-rabo-ruivo
Slovak:
chriašť nočný
Serbian:
Molučki barski petlić
Swedish:
blekgumpad sumphöna
Ukrainian:
Багновик молуцький
Chinese:
棕尾苦恶鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
褐尾苦惡鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Râle des Moluques ( Amaurornis moluccanus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Bush-hen ( Amaurornis ruficrissus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccanus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccanus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccanus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccanus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccanus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccanus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccanus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccanus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccanus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Pale-vented Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccana) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen ( Amaurornis moluccanus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccanus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccanus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Rufous-tailed Waterhen ( Amaurornis moluccanus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Amaurornis moluccana [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Amaurornis [olivacea or moluccana] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Polla de les Moluques
Czech: chřástal molucký
Danish: Brunhalet Rørhøne
German: Rotsteiß-Kielralle
English: Bush-hen, Eastern Bush-Hen, Moluccan Rufous-tailed Moorhen, Pale-vented Bush-Hen, Rufous tailed Waterhen, Rufous-tailed Bush Hen, Rufous-tailed Bushhen, Rufous-tailed Bush-hen, Rufous-tailed Waterhen, Rufous-vented Bush-Hen, Rufous-vented Rail
English (Australia): Pale-vented Bush-hen
English (IOC): Pale-vented Bush-hen
Spanish: Gallineta Moluqueña
Spanish (Spain): Gallineta Moluqueña
Spanish (HBW): Rufous-tailed Bush-hen
Estonian: lõuna-tõmmuhuik
Finnish: ruosteperähuitti
French: Râle des Moluques
Croatian: riđorepa štijoka
Hungarian: vörösfarkú lápityúk
Indonesian: Kareo Sulawesi, Kareo zaitun
Italian: Rallo acquaiolo codarossiccia
Japanese: akaokuina
Japanese: アカオクイナ
Scientific: Amaurornis moluccana, Amaurornis moluccana moluccana, Amaurornis moluccana ruficrissa, Amaurornis moluccanus, Amaurornis olivacea moluccana, Amaurornis ruficrissus, Gallinula ruficrissa, Porzana moluccana
Lithuanian: Malukinė žaliasnapė vištelė, raudonuodegis amaurornis
Dutch: Molukkenwaterhoen, Roodstaartwaterhoen
Norwegian Nynorsk: Buskrikse
Norwegian: Buskrikse
Polish: bagiewnik szaropiersny, bagiewnik szaropierśny
Portuguese: Galinha-da-mata-de-rabo-ruivo
Slovak: chriašť nočný, kohútec nočný
Serbian: Molučki barski petlić
Swedish: Blekgumpad sumphöna
Ukrainian: Багновик молуцький
Chinese: 棕尾苦恶鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 褐尾苦惡鳥

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