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Dusky-legged Guan

Penelope obscura Temminck, 1815

The Dusky-legged Guan (Penelope obscura) is a species of bird in the Cracidae family, the chachalacas, guans, and curassows. It is found in southernmost Brazil, northern Uruguay, Paraguay, and northeastern Argentina; a narrow disjunct range is in northern Argentina extending into south-central Bolivia. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Cracidae
Genus:
  Penelope

Scientific:
  Penelope obscura

Citation:
  Temminck, 1815

Reference:
  Hist.Nat.Pig.Gallin. 3 p.68,693

Protonym:
  Penelope obscura

Avibase ID:
  C082DE3586BC419B

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/C082DE35

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175736

Geographic range:

  • Penelope obscura obscura: Extreme se Brazil to se Paraguay, Uruguay and ne Argentina
  • Penelope obscura bronzina: E Brazil (Espíritu Santo to Santa Catarina)
  • Penelope obscura bridgesi: E slope of Andes of Bolivia to nw Argentina
English:
Dusky-legged Guan
Czech:
guan tmavonohý
German:
Bronzeguan
Danish:
Mørkbenet Penelopehøne
Spanish:
Pava Oscura
Finnish:
tummajalkasaku
French:
Pénélope yacouhou
Italian:
Guan zampescure
Japanese:
kuroashishakukei
Japanese:
クロアシシャクケイ
Dutch:
Grijspootsjakohoen
Norwegian:
Sothokko
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Sothokko
Polish:
penelopa ciemnonoga
Portuguese:
Jacupixuna
Portuguese (Brazil):
Jacuaçu
Russian:
Бронзовая пенелопа
Slovak:
šuan tmavý
Swedish:
mörkbent guan
Ukrainian:
Пенелопа парагвайська
Chinese:
乌腿冠雉


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Penelope [obscura, purpurascens, jacquacu or perspicax] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Related taxa

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Guan camanegre
Czech: Guan bronzový, guan tmavonohý
Danish: Mørkbenet Penelopehøne
German: Bronzeguan, Schwarzfußschaku
English: Common Guan, Dusky Guan, Dusky legged Guan, Dusky-legged Guan
English (IOC): Dusky-legged Guan
Spanish: Pava de Monte, Pava de monte común, Pava de monte oscura, Pava Oscura, Pavo Oscura
Spanish (Argentine): Pava de monte común
Spanish (Spain): Pava Oscura
Spanish (HBW): Dusky-legged Guan
Spanish (Paraguay): Pava de monte oscura
Spanish (Uruguay): Pava de Monte
Estonian: tõmmu-lotthoko
Finnish: Tummajalkasaku
French: Pénélope à pattes noires, Pénélope yacouhou
Guarani: Jaku hû
Italian: Guan zampescure, Penelope zampescure
Japanese: kuroashishakukei
Japanese: クロアシシャクケイ
Scientific: Penelope obscura, Penelope obscura obscura
Lithuanian: Tamsioji penelopė
Dutch: Grijspootsjakohoen
Norwegian Nynorsk: Sothokko
Norwegian: Sothokko
Polish: penelopa ciemnonoga
Portuguese: Jacuaçu, jacuguaçu, Jacupixuna
Portuguese (Brazil): Jacuaçu, jacuguacu, Jacuguaçu
Portuguese (Portugal): Jacuaçu
Russian: Бронзовая пенелопа
Slovak: šuan tmavý
Serbian: Guan tamnih nogu
Swedish: Mörkbent guan
Ukrainian: Пенелопа парагвайська
Chinese: 乌腿冠雉
Chinese (Traditional): 烏腿冠雉

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