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Yellow-legged Buttonquail

Turnix tanki Blyth, 1843

The yellow-legged buttonquail is a buttonquail, one of a small family of birds which resemble, but are unrelated to, the true quails. This family is peculiar in that the females are larger and more colourful than the males and are polyandrous. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Turnicidae
Genus:
   Turnix
Scientific:
  Turnix tanki


Original description

Citation:
  Blyth, 1843

Reference:
  J.Asiat.Soc.Bengal p.180

Protonym:
  Turnix tanki

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40057555


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  950909C3D0F5B1CD

Avibase ID:
  avibase-950909C3

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
Catalan:
Guatlla pintada camagroga
Czech:
perepel žlutonohý
Danish:
Gulbenet Løbehøne
German:
Rotnacken-Laufhühnchen
Spanish:
Torillo Tanki
Spanish (Spain):
Torillo Tanki
Finnish:
ketopyyjuoksija
French:
Turnix indien
Croatian:
žutonoga trkuša
Hungarian:
usszuri guvatfürj
Italian:
Quaglia tridattila zampegialle
Japanese (romaji):
chousenmifuuzura
Japanese:
チョウセンミフウズラ
Lithuanian:
Geltonkojė tripirštė
Dutch:
Chinese Vechtkwartel
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Orientspringvaktel
Norwegian:
Orientspringvaktel
Polish:
przepiórnik żółtonogi
Portuguese:
Toirão-de-pernas-amarelas
Russian:
Пятнистая трёхперстка
Slovak:
prepeľovec žltonohý
Serbian:
Žutonoga prepeličica
Swedish:
gulbent springhöna
Ukrainian:
Триперстка жовтонога
Chinese:
黄脚三趾鹑
Chinese (Traditional):
黃腳三趾鶉


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]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Yellow-legged Buttonquail ( Turnix tanki) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Yellow-legged Buttonquail ( Turnix tanki) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Yellow-legged Buttonquail ( Turnix tanki) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
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, version 2021:
Yellow-legged Buttonquail ( 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]
eBird version 2021:
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 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 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]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Yellow-legged Buttonquail ( Turnix tanki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Yellow-legged Buttonquail ( Turnix tanki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Yellow-legged Buttonquail ( Turnix tanki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Yellow-legged Buttonquail ( Turnix tanki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Turnix tanki [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Turnix tanki [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (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, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Yellow-legged Buttonquail ( Turnix tanki) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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: ঴রমদ঩া নাটাফমটয , হলদেপা নাটাবটের
Bengali (transliteration): haladēpā nāṭābaṭēra
Catalan: Guatlla pintada camagroga
Czech: perepel žlutonobý, Perepel žlutonohý
Welsh: Corsofliar goesfelen
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, HBW: Yellow-legged Buttonquail
English (IOC): Yellow-legged Buttonquail
English (United States): Yellow-legged Buttonquail
Esperanto: Flavkrura turnico, Krurflava turnico
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
Frisian: Easterske fjochtkwartel
Galician: Tourón tanki
Croatian: žutonoga trkuša
Hungarian: usszuri guvatfürj
Italian: Quaglia tridattila zampegialle
Japanese (romaji): 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
Mongolian, Halh: гурван шивнүүрийнхэн
Kazakh: теңбіл үшоймақ шіл
Korean: 세가락메추라기
Korean (Transliteration): se-garang-me-churagi
Kirghiz: чаар үч шады
Scientific: Turnix tanki, Turnix tanki tanki
Lithuanian: Geltonkojė tripirštė
Latvian: rudkakla trīspirkstīte
Malayalam: മഞ്ഞക്കാലിക്കാട
Mongolian: гурван шивнүүрийнхэн, 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
Nepali: पहÃलोखुट्टे गट्टेबट्टाई
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
Portuguese (Portugal): toirão-de-patas-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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