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Yellow-legged Buttonquail

Turnix tanki Blyth, 1843

The Yellow-legged Buttonquail (Turnix tanki) is a buttonquail, one of a small family of birds which resemble, but are unrelated to, the true quails. They are endemic to the Indian Subcontinent and Southeast Asia. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Turnicidae
Genus:
  Turnix

Scientific:
  Turnix tanki

Citation:
  Blyth, 1843

Reference:
  J.Asiat.Soc.Bengal 12 p.180

Protonym:
  Turnix tanki

Avibase ID:
  950909C3D0F5B1CD

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/950909C3

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176164

Geographic range:

  • Turnix tanki tanki: Indian subcontinent, Andaman and Nicobar Islands
  • Turnix tanki blanfordii: Manchuria to Myanmar, s China and Indochina
English:
Yellow-legged Buttonquail
Czech:
perepel žlutonohý
German:
Rotnacken-Laufhühnchen
Danish:
Gulbenet Løbehøne
Spanish:
Torillo Tanki
Finnish:
ketopyyjuoksija
French:
Turnix indien
Italian:
Quaglia tridattila zampegialle
Japanese:
chousenmifuuzura
Japanese:
チョウセンミフウズラ
Dutch:
Chinese Vechtkwartel
Norwegian:
Orientspringvaktel
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Orientspringvaktel
Polish:
przepiórnik zóltonogi
Portuguese:
Toirão-de-pernas-amarelas
Russian:
Пятнистая трёхпёрстка
Slovak:
prepeľovec žltonohý
Swedish:
gulbent springhöna
Ukrainian:
Триперстка жовтонога
Chinese:
黄脚三趾鹑


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Bengali: হলদেপা নাটাবটের
Catalan: Guatlla pintada camagroga
Czech: perepel žlutonobý, Perepel žlutonohý
Danish: Gulbenet Løbehøne
German: Gelbfusslaufhühnchen, Rotnackenlaufhühnchen, Rotnacken-Laufhühnchen
English: Burmese button quail, Buttonquail, Yellow-legged Bustard Quail, Yellow-legged Button Quail, Yellow-legged Buttonquail, Yellow-legged Button-Quail, Yellow-legged Hemipode
English (IOC): Yellow-legged Buttonquail
Spanish: Torillo Tanki, Tortillo tanki
Spanish (Spain): Torillo Tanki
Spanish (HBW): Yellow-legged Buttonquail
Estonian: nurmledik
Finnish: Ketopyyjuoksija
French: Hémipode moucheté, Turnix à nuque rouge, Turnix indien
Hungarian: usszuri guvatfürj
Italian: Quaglia tridattila zampegialle
Japanese: chōsen mi-fu uzura, chousemmifuuzura, chousenmifuuzura
Japanese: チョウセンミフウズラ, チョウセンミフウヅラ
Japanese (Kanji): 朝鮮三斑鶉
Korean: 세가락메추라기
Korean (Transliteration): se-garang-me-churagi
Scientific: Turnix tanki, Turnix tanki tanki
Lithuanian: Geltonkojė tripirštė
Latvian: rudkakla trīspirkstīte
Malayalam: മഞ്ഞക്കാലിക്കാട
Mongolian: Гурван шивнүүрт, Гурван шивүүрт
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠭᠣᠷᠪᠠᠨ ᠰᠢᠪᠡᠨᠣᠷᠲᠣ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠣᠰᠣᠨ ᠪᠦᠳᠦᠨ᠎ᠠ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): Усан бүднэ, Хөл шар хараацай
Mongolian (Transliteration): gurvaŋ shivnüürt, gurvaŋ shivüürt, khöl shar kharaatsai, usaŋ büden
Malay: Burung Puyuh Kaki Kuning
Dutch: Chinese Vechtkwartel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Orientspringvaktel
Norwegian: Orientspringvaktel
Polish: przepiórnik zóltonogi, przepiórnik żółtonogi
Pinyin: huáng-jiǎo sān-zhǐ-chún, shuǐ ānchun
Portuguese: Toirão-de-pernas-amarelas
Russian: желтоногая трехперстка, Пятнистая трехперстка, Пятнистая трёхперстка, Пятнистая трёхпёрстка, Трехперстка, Трёхпёрстка, Трехперстка пятнистая
Slovak: prepeľovec žltonohý
Serbian: Žutonoga prepeličica
Swedish: gulbent springhöna, Gulfotad springhöna
Tamil: Manjalkaal Kaadai
Thai: นกคุ่มอืดใหญ่
Thai (Transliteration): nók kʰûm èuut yày
Turkish: Hint Bıldırcınyelvesi
Ukrainian: Триперстка жовтонога
Vietnamese: Chim Cun cút lưng hung, Cun cút lưng hung
Chinese: 水鹌鹑, 黃腳三趾鶉, 黄脚三趾鹑
Chinese (Traditional): 水鵪鶉, 黃腳三趾鶉, 黄腳三趾鶉
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 黃腳三趾鶉
Chinese (Taiwan): 黄脚三趾鹑

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