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Northern or Black-throated Bobwhite

Colinus [virginianus or nigrogularis] (= Colinus virginianus) (Linnaeus, 1758)




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Classification
Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Odontophoridae
Genus:
   Colinus
Scientific:
  Colinus virginianus


Original description

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.161

Protonym:
  Tetrao virginianus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/727068


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  A502548D13FECC62

Avibase ID:
  avibase-A502548D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/A502548D


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 175863

Geographic range:

  • Colinus virginianus virginianus: Atlantic coast (Virginia to n Florida and se Alabama)
  • Colinus virginianus marilandicus: NE US (se Maine to Pennsylvania and central Virginia)
  • Colinus virginianus mexicanus: E US west of Atlantic seaboard to Great Plains
  • Colinus virginianus cubanensis: Cuba and Isle of Pines
  • Colinus virginianus texanus: SW Texas to n Mexico (Coahuila, Nuevo León, Tamaulipas)
  • Colinus virginianus [floridanus or insulanus]: Peninsular Florida
  • Colinus virginianus taylori: S Dakota to n Texas, w Missouri and nw Arkansas
  • Colinus virginianus maculatus: E Mexico (c Tamaulipas to n Veracruz and se San Luis Potosí)
  • Colinus virginianus aridus: E Mexico (c and w-central Tamaulipas to se San Luis Potosí)
  • Colinus virginianus graysoni: W-c Mexico (s Nayarit to Morelos, s Hidalgo, San Luis Potosí)
  • Colinus virginianus nigripectus: E Mexico (Puebla, Morelos and México)
  • Colinus virginianus pectoralis: SE Mexico (e slopes of mountains of central Veracruz)
  • Colinus virginianus godmani: Lowlands of se Mexico (Veracruz)
  • Colinus virginianus minor: SE Mexico (ne Chiapas and adjacent Tabasco)
  • Colinus virginianus thayeri: S Mexico (ne Oaxaca)
  • Colinus virginianus coyoleos: Pacific coast of s Mexico (Oaxaca and Chiapas)
  • Colinus virginianus ridgwayi: NW Mexico (n-central Sonora); extirpated in Arizona
  • Colinus virginianus atriceps: S Mexico (interior of w Oaxaca)
  • Colinus virginianus harrisoni: S Mexico (sw Oaxaca)
  • Colinus virginianus salvini: S Mexico (coastal southern Chiapas)
  • Colinus virginianus [insignis or nelsoni]: S Mexico (s Chiapas) and adjacent Guatemala
  • Colinus nigrogularis nigrogularis: Belize and adjacent n Guatemala
  • Colinus nigrogularis persiccus: SE Mexico (Progresso area of Yucatán Peninsula)
  • Colinus nigrogularis caboti: SE Mexico (n Campeche, Yucatán and n Quintana Roo)
  • Colinus nigrogularis segoviensis: E Honduras and ne Nicaragua
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English:
Northern or Black-throated Bobwhite
French:
Colin de Virginie ou C. à gorge noire


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Northern or Black-throated Bobwhite ( Colinus [virginianus or nigrogularis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Northern or Black-throated Bobwhite ( Colinus [virginianus or nigrogularis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Northern or Black-throated Bobwhite ( Colinus [virginianus or nigrogularis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Northern or Black-throated Bobwhite ( Colinus [virginianus or nigrogularis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Northern or Black-throated Bobwhite ( Colinus [virginianus or nigrogularis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Northern or Black-throated Bobwhite ( Colinus [virginianus or nigrogularis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Northern or Black-throated Bobwhite ( Colinus [virginianus or nigrogularis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Northern or Black-throated Bobwhite ( Colinus [virginianus or nigrogularis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Northern or Black-throated Bobwhite ( Colinus [virginianus or nigrogularis])

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Colí de Virgínia
Czech: Krepel virginský
Danish: Bobwhite
German: Virginiawachtel
English: Northern Bobwhite, Northern or Black-throated Bobwhite
Spanish: codorniz cotuí, Colín de Virginia
Spanish (Cuba): Codorniz
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Cordoníz
Spanish (Mexico): codorniz cotuí
Estonian: nurmvutt (põhja-nurmvutt)
Finnish: Peltoviiriäinen
French: Colin de Virginie, Colin de Virginie ou C. à gorge noire
Irish: Gearg bhabaight
Haitian Creole French: Kay
Hebrew: שלו אמריקאי
Hungarian: bozótfürj
Icelandic: Tannhæna
Italian: Colino della Virginia
Japanese (romaji): korin'uzura
Japanese: コリンウズラ
Scientific: Colinus [virginianus or nigrogularis], Colinus virginianus, Colinus virginianus virginianus, Tetrao virginianus
Lithuanian: Virginvištė
Dutch: Boomkwartel
Norwegian: Nordkrattvaktel
Polish: przepiór wirginijski
Portuguese: Codorniz da Virgínia
Russian: Виргинская перепелка
Slovak: Prepelka hnedá
Slovenian: virginijski kolin
Swedish: Vitstrupig vaktel
Turkish: Virjinya bıldırcını
Ukrainian: Перепелиця віргинська
Chinese: 山齿鹑
Chinese (Traditional): 山齒鶉

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