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Himalayan Snowcock
Tetraogallus himalayensis Gray, GR, 1843
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Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Phasianidae
Genus:
  Tetraogallus

Scientific:
  Tetraogallus himalayensis

Citation:
  Gray, GR, 1843

Reference:
  PZS(1842) Pt10 no.114 p.105

Protonym:
  Tetraogallus himalayensis

Avibase ID:
  AC2DD69D25CC9211

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/AC2DD69D

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175953

Geographic range:

  • Tetraogallus himalayensis himalayensis: E Afghanistan to nw India and Nepal
  • Tetraogallus himalayensis grombczewskii: W China (Kunlun Mountains) to n Tibet and s Xinjiang
  • Tetraogallus himalayensis incognitus: Mountains of s Tajikistan and n Afghanistan
  • Tetraogallus himalayensis koslowi: W China (Nam Shan and Ching Hai Ku Mountains)
  • Tetraogallus himalayensis sewerzowi: Tien Shan Mountains to nw China (e Xinjiang)
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Himalayan Snowcock
Czech:
  velekur himálajský
German:
  Himalayakönigshuhn
Danish:
  Himalayakongehøne
Spanish:
  Perdigallo Himalayo
Finnish:
  himalajanlumikana
French:
  Tétraogalle de l'Himalaya
Italian:
  Tetraogallo dell'Himalaya
Japanese:
  himarayasekkei
Japanese:
  ヒマラヤセッケイ
Dutch:
  Himalayaberghoen
Norwegian:
  Himalayahøne
Polish:
  ular himalajski
Portuguese:
  Galo-das-neves-himalaio
Russian:
  Гималайский улар
Slovak:
  ular himalájsky
Swedish:
  himalayasnöhöna
Chinese:
  暗腹雪鸡


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Tétraogalle de l'Himalaya ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Tétraogalle de l'Himalaya ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
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):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
    Tetraogallus himalayensis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Tetraogallus himalayensis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Tetraogallus himalayensis [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Himalayan Snowcock ( Tetraogallus himalayensis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Tetraogallus himalayensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Tetraogallus himalayensis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Catalan: Gall nival de l'Himàlaia
Czech: Velekur himálajský
Danish: Himalayakongehøne
German: Himalajakönigshuhn, Himalayakönigshuhn, Himalaya-Königshuhn
English: Himalayan Snowcock
Spanish: Perdigallo Himalayo, Tetraogallo del Himalaya
Spanish (Spain): Perdigallo Himalayo
Estonian: suur-mägikana (himaalaja mägikana)
Finnish: Himalajanlumikana
French: Tétraogalle de l’Himalaya, Tétraogalle de l'Himalaya, Tétrogalle de l‘Himalaya
Hungarian: himalájai királyfogoly
Italian: Tetraogallo dell'Himalaya, Tetrogallo dell‘Himalaya
Japanese: himarayasekkei
Japanese: ヒマラヤセッケイ
Kazakh: Гималай ұлары
Latin: Tetraogallus himalayensis, Tetraogallus himalayensis himalayensis
Lithuanian: Himalajinis ularas
Latvian: Himalaju sniegirbe
Dutch: Himalaja-berghoen, Himalayaberghoen, Himalayakoningshoen
Norwegian: Himalayahøne
Polish: ular himalajski, ułar himalajski
Portuguese: Galo-das-neves-himalaio
Russian: Гималайский улар, темнобрюхий улар, Улар, Улар гималайский, Улар темнобрюхий
Slovak: ular himalájsky
Serbian: Himalajska koka
Swedish: Himalayasnöhöna
Turkish: Himalaya Urkekliği
Chinese: 暗腹雪鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 暗腹雪雞

 

         

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