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Galapagos Rail

Laterallus spilonota (Gould, 1841)

The Galapagos Crake or Galapagos Rail (Laterallus spilonotus) is a small rail endemic to the Galapagos Islands. It resembles the closely related Black Rail of The Americas. It is threatened by introduced species, such as goats and cats, and is considered vulnerable. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Gruiformes
Family:
  Rallidae
Genus:
  Laterallus

Scientific:
  Laterallus spilonota

Citation:
  (Gould, 1841)

Reference:
  Zool.Voy.Beagle[Darwin] pt15 p.132 pl.49

Protonym:
  Zapornia spilonota

Avibase ID:
  B757AC6BA92EBAF7

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/B757AC6B

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176272


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Laterallus spilonota: Galapagos Islands
English:
Galapagos Rail
Czech:
chřástal galapážský
German:
Galapagosralle
Danish:
Galapagosdværgrikse
Spanish:
Polluela de Galápagos
Finnish:
galapagosinrääkkä
French:
Râle des Galapagos
Icelandic:
Músarrella
Italian:
Rallo delle Galapagos
Japanese:
garapagosukobitokuina
Japanese:
ガラパゴスコビトクイナ
Dutch:
Galápagosdwergral
Norwegian:
Galapagosrikse
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Galapagosrikse
Polish:
derkaczyk galapagoski
Portuguese:
Sanã-das-galápagos
Russian:
Галапагосский погоныш
Slovak:
chriašteľ galapágsky
Swedish:
galápagosrall
Ukrainian:
Погонич галапагоський
Chinese:
加岛田鸡


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Râle des Galapagos ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Râle des Galapagos ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Clements 3rd edition:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Clements 4th edition:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Clements 6th edition:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Clements, version 2015:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Clements, version 2016:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Clements, version 2017:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Clements, version 2018:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Clements, version 2019:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
eBird version 1.50:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
eBird version 1.52:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
eBird version 1.53:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
eBird version 1.54:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
eBird version 1.55:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
eBird version 2015:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
eBird version 2016:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
eBird version 2017:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
eBird version 2018:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
eBird version 2019:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonotus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Galapagos Crake ( Laterallus spilonota)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
James Lee Peters:
Laterallus spilonotus
James Lee Peters (original):
Laterallus spilonotus
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Laterallus spilonotus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonotus)
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
Galapagos Rail ( Laterallus spilonota)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Laterallus spilonotus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Laterallus spilonota

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Rasclet de les Galápagos
Czech: Chrástal galapážský, chřástal galapážský
Danish: Galapagosdværgrikse
German: Galapagosralle
English: Galapagos Crake, Galápagos crake, Galapagos Rail, Galápagos Rail
English (IOC): Galapagos Crake
Spanish: Burrito Galapágico, Pachay, Polluela de Galápagos
Spanish (Ecuador): Polluela de Galápagos
Spanish (Spain): Polluela de Galápagos
Spanish (HBW): Galapagos Rail
Estonian: galápagose pisiruik
Finnish: Galapagosinrääkkä
French: Râle des Galapagos
Hungarian: galápagosi guvat
Icelandic: Músarrella
Italian: Rallo delle Galapagos, Schiribilla delle Galapagos
Japanese: garapagosukobitokuina
Japanese: ガラパゴスコビトクイナ
Scientific: Laterallus spilonota, Laterallus spilonotus, Zapornia spilonota
Lithuanian: galapaginė švygžda, Galapaginė vištelė
Dutch: Galapagos-dwergral, Galápagosdwergral
Norwegian Nynorsk: Galapagosrikse
Norwegian: Galapagosrikse
Polish: derkaczyk galapagoski
Portuguese: Sanã-das-galápagos
Russian: Галапагосский пастушок, Галапагосский погоныш
Slovak: chriašteľ galapágsky
Serbian: Galapagoski barski petlić
Swedish: Galapagosrall, galápagosrall
Turkish: Galapagos Yelvesi
Ukrainian: Погонич галапагоський
Chinese: 加岛田鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 加拉巴哥南美田雞

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