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Water or Brown-cheeked Rail

Rallus [aquaticus or indicus] (= Rallus aquaticus) Linnaeus, 1758




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Order:
  Gruiformes
Family:
  Rallidae
Genus:
  Rallus

Scientific:
  Rallus aquaticus

Citation:
  Linnaeus, 1758

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.153

Protonym:
  Rallus aquaticus

Avibase ID:
  DF916FE81A16D11B

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/DF916FE8

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176223

Geographic range:

  • Rallus aquaticus aquaticus: W Palearctic
  • Rallus aquaticus hibernans: Iceland; declining, and possibly extinct
  • Rallus aquaticus korejewi: Iran to nw China; winters to India and s China
  • Rallus indicus: E Siberia to Japan; winters to SE Asia and Borneo
English:
Water or Brown-cheeked Rail
Czech:
chřástal vodní
German:
Wasserralle
Danish:
Vandrikse
Spanish:
Rascón Europeo
Finnish:
luhtakana
French:
Râle d'eau ou R. à joues brunes
Icelandic:
Keldusvín
Italian:
Porciglione comune
Japanese:
kuina
Japanese:
クイナ
Dutch:
Waterral
Norwegian:
Vannrikse
Polish:
wodnik
Portuguese:
Frango-d'água
Russian:
Пастушок
Slovak:
chriašteľ vodný
Swedish:
Vattenrall
Ukrainian:
Пастушок водяний
Chinese:
普通秧鸡


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
European Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
European Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
European Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Water or Brown-cheeked Rail ( Rallus [aquaticus or indicus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Water or Brown-cheeked Rail ( Rallus [aquaticus or indicus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Water or Brown-cheeked Rail ( Rallus [aquaticus or indicus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Water or Brown-cheeked Rail ( Rallus [aquaticus or indicus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Water or Brown-cheeked Rail ( Rallus [aquaticus or indicus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Water or Brown-cheeked Rail ( Rallus [aquaticus or indicus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Water or Brown-cheeked Rail ( Rallus [aquaticus or indicus])
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Râle d'eau ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Râle d'eau ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Water/Brown-cheeked Rail ( Rallus aquaticus/indicus)
eBird version 2017:
Water/Brown-cheeked Rail ( Rallus aquaticus/indicus)
eBird version 2018:
Water/Brown-cheeked Rail ( Rallus aquaticus/indicus)
eBird version 2019:
Water/Brown-cheeked Rail ( Rallus aquaticus/indicus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Rallus aquaticus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Rallus aquaticus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Rallus aquaticus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Water Rail ( Rallus aquaticus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Rallus aquaticus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

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Arabic: دجاج الماء, مرعة الماء, مرعة الماء دجاجة ماء
Asturian: Gallineta Rial, Pita Muradora
Azerbaijani: Sığırçı, Sığırçın, Su fərəsi
Belarusian: Пастушок
Bulgarian: Крещалец
Bengali: পান্তা ঝিল্লি
Breton: Ar rakig-dour
Catalan: Grua damisel·la, Rascló, Rascló.
Catalan (Balears): Rascló, Rascló.
Valencian: Grua damisel·la
Czech: chøástal vodní, Chrástal vodní, Chřástal vodní
Welsh: Rhegen y dŵr
Danish: Vandrikse
German: Wasseralle, Wasserralle
Greek: (Ευρωπαϊκή) Νεροκοτσέλα, Νεροκοτσέλα
Greek (Cypriot): Μαυροπουλλάδα
English: European Rail, European Water Rail, Indian Water Rail, Water or Brown-cheeked Rail, Water Rail, Water Rall, Water/Brown-cheeked Rail
English (IOC): Water/Brown-cheeked Rail
Esperanto: akvoralo
Spanish: Rascon, Rascón, Rascón Europeo, Roscón
Spanish (Spain): Rascón Europeo/Asiático
Estonian: Rooruik
Basque: Rascló, Uroilanda handi, Uroilanda handia
Finnish: Luhtakana
Faroese: Jarðakona, Jarðarkona
French: Râle d'eau, Râle d'eau ou R. à joues brunes
Irish: Ralóg Uisce, rálóg uisce, Traonach uisce
Gaelic: Snagan Allt
Galician: Rascló, Rascón
Manx: Drean Ushtey, Ushag ny shast
Hebrew: רלית, רלית המים
Croatian: Kokošica, Kokošica mlakara
Hungarian: Guvat
Armenian: [Jrahovik ], Ջրահովիկ, Ջրահովվիկ
Icelandic: Keldusvín
Italian: Porciglione, Porciglione comune, Porciglione eurasiatico
Japanese: Fuyu kuina, kuina, yo-roppakuina/kuina
Japanese: クイナ, フユクイナ, ヨーロッパクイナ/クイナ
Georgian: ლაინა, ლაინი
Kazakh: Ақбас тырна, Сутартар
Korean: 흰눈썹뜸부기
Cornish: Crek dowr
Scientific: Rallus [aquaticus or indicus], Rallus aquaticus, Rallus aquaticus aquaticus, Rallus aquaticus/indicus, Rallus aquatiqus
Luxembourgish: Waasserrall
Limburgish: Jófferkraan
Lithuanian: Ilgasnape vištele, Ilgasnapė vištelė
Latvian: Dumbrcālis, Dumbrvistiņa, Stidilbis
Macedonian: Блатна (Барска) кокошка, Блатно коковче
Mongolian: Түнжүүр
Moldavian: Cucorul mic
Maltese: Gallozz tax-Xitwa
Dutch: Waterral
Norwegian: Vannrikse, vannrikse/brunkinnrikse
Polish: wodnik, wodnik (zwyczajny), Wodnik zwyczajny
Portuguese: frango d'água, Frango-d'água, Frango-de-água
Romansh: Ralla da l'aua
Romanian: Cârstel de baltă
Russian: Pastushok, Водяной пастушок, Обыкновенный водяной пастушок, Пастушок, Пастушок водяной
Scots: Snagan allt
Slovak: Chriašteľ vodný
Slovenian: mokož
Albanian: Gjeli i ujit
Serbian: barski petlovan, Барски петлован
Swedish: Vattenrall
Thai: นกอัญชันอกสีไพล
Turkish: Su kılavuzu, Sukılavuzu, sukylavuzu, Suyelvesi
Tuvinian: Кадарчы
Ukrainian: Пастушок, Пастушок водяний
Vietnamese: Gà nước, Gà nước Ấn Độ
Chinese: [putong yang-ji], [qiu-ji], [shui-ji], [yang-ji], 普通秧雞, 普通秧鸡, 水鸡, 秋鸡, 秧雞, 西方秧鸡/普通秧鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 普通秧雞〔西方秧雞〕
Chinese (Taiwan): [yang-ji], 秧雞

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