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Namaqua Sandgrouse

Pterocles namaqua (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

The Namaqua Sandgrouse (Pterocles namaqua), also known as the Ganga Namaqua, is a species of ground-dwelling bird in the sandgrouse family. It is found in arid regions of south-western Africa. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Pteroclidiformes
Family:
  Pteroclidae
Genus:
  Pterocles

Scientific:
  Pterocles namaqua

Citation:
  (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. 1 pt2 p.754

Protonym:
  Tetrao Namaqua

Avibase ID:
  AAEF597A847E037E

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/AAEF597A

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 177054

Geographic range:

  • Pterocles namaqua: Dry grasslands of southern Africa
English:
Namaqua Sandgrouse
Czech:
stepokur jihoafrický
German:
Namaflughuhn
Danish:
Kapsandhøne
Spanish:
Ganga Namaqua
Finnish:
namibianhietakyyhky
French:
Ganga namaqua
Icelandic:
Fagurspjátra
Italian:
Grandule del Namaqua
Japanese:
kurimunesakei
Japanese:
クリムネサケイ
Dutch:
Namaquazandhoen
Norwegian:
Namaquasandhøne
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Namaquasandhøne
Polish:
stepówka namibijska
Portuguese:
Cortiçol da Namáqua
Russian:
Южноафриканский рябок
Slovak:
stepiar ranný
Swedish:
namaquaflyghöna
Ukrainian:
Рябок намібійський
Chinese:
那马瓜沙鸡


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
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African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Ganga namaqua ( Pterocles namaqua) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
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Clements 1st edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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James Lee Peters:
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James Lee Peters (original):
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James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Kelkiewyn
Catalan: Ganga de Namaqua
Czech: Stepokur jihoafrický
Danish: Kapsandhøne
German: Namaflughuhn, Namaquaflughuhn
English: Namaqua Sandgrouse
English (IOC): Namaqua Sandgrouse
Spanish: Ganga Namaqua
Spanish (Spain): Ganga Namaqua
Spanish (HBW): Namaqua Sandgrouse
Estonian: namiibia vuril
Finnish: Namibianhietakyyhky
French: Ganga namaqua
Hungarian: kalahári pusztaityúk
Icelandic: Fagurspjátra
Italian: Grandule del Namaqua, Grandule di Namaqua
Japanese: kurimunesakei
Japanese: クリムネサケイ
Kwangali: Simbote
Scientific: Pterocles namaqua, Tetrao Namaqua
Lithuanian: Pietų Afrikos smiltvištė
Dutch: Namaquazandhoen, Namaqua-zandhoen
Norwegian Nynorsk: Namaquasandhøne
Norwegian: Namaquasandhøne
Sotho, Northern: Setlatlawe sa namakwa
Polish: stepówka namibijska
Portuguese: Cortiçol da Namáqua, Cortiçol-da-namáqua
Russian: Намакский рябок, южноафриканский рябок
Slovak: stepiar ranný
Serbian: Namakva sadža
Sotho, Southern: Kokoi
Swedish: Namaquaflyghöna
Tswana: Lekotokobii
Ukrainian: Рябок намібійський
Chinese: 那马瓜沙鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 那馬瓜沙雞

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