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Micronesian Scrubfowl

Megapodius laperouse Gaimard, JP 1823

The Micronesian megapode or Micronesian scrubfowl is an endangered megapode which inhabits islands of the Western Pacific Ocean. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Megapodiidae
Genus:
   Megapodius
Scientific:
  Megapodius laperouse


Original description

Citation:
  Gaimard, JP 1823

Reference:
   Bull. Général Univ. Annonc. Nouv. Sci. 2 p.451

Protonym:
  Megapodius La Pérouse

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4425739


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  E19BE42815507DA3

Avibase ID:
  avibase-E19BE428

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E19BE428


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 175698


NEAR THREATENED

Geographic range:

  • Megapodius laperouse laperouse: Locally in n Mariana Islands
  • Megapodius laperouse senex: Locally on Palau Is. (w Caroline Islands)
English:
Micronesian Scrubfowl
Catalan:
Megàpode de Micronèsia
Czech:
tabon mikronéský
Danish:
Mikronesisk Buskhøne
German:
Marianen-Großfußhuhn
Spanish:
Talégalo de Las Marianas
Spanish (Spain):
Talégalo de las Marianas
Finnish:
mariaanienisojalka
French:
Mégapode de La Pérouse
Croatian:
mala kokošina
Hungarian:
mariana-szigeteki ásótyúk
Italian:
Megapodio di Micronesia
Japanese (romaji):
marianatsukatsukuri
Japanese:
マリアナツカツクリ
Lithuanian:
Mikronezinė didžiakojė višta
Dutch:
Marianenboshoen
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Dvergomnhøne
Norwegian:
Dvergovnhøne
Polish:
nogal mikronezyjski
Portuguese:
frango-do-mato-micronésio
Russian:
Микронезийский большеног
Slovak:
tabon kurí
Serbian:
Mikronezijska megapoda
Swedish:
mikronesisk storfotshöna
Ukrainian:
Великоніг мікронезійський
Chinese:
马利塚雉
Chinese (Traditional):
密克羅尼西亞塚雉


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Mégapode de La Pérouse ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Mégapode de La Pérouse ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Micronesian Incubator Bird ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Micronesian Incubator Bird ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Marianas Scrub Fowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Marianas Scrub Fowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
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:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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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:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
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 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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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:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
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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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Megapodius laperouse [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Megapodius lapérouse [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Megapodius lapérouse [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Micronesian Scrubfowl ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Micronesian Megapode ( Megapodius laperouse) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Megapodius laperouse [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Megapodius laperouse [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Azerbaijani: Mikroneziya böyükayağı
Catalan: Megàpode de Micronèsia
Chamorro: Sasangat
Czech: Tabon mikronéský
Danish: Mikronesisk Buskhøne
German: Lap rousehuhn, Lapérouse-Großfußhuhn, Lapérousehuhn, Lapérouse-Huhn, Marianen-Großfußhuhn
English: la perouse's megapode, Mariana Scrubfowl, Marianas Scrub Fowl, Marianas Scrub Hen, Marianas Scrubfowl, Micronesian Incubator Bird, Micronesian Megapode, Micronesian Scrubfowl
English, HBW: Micronesian Scrubfowl
English (IOC): Micronesian Megapode
English (United States): Micronesian Scrubfowl
Esperanto: Mikronezia nestamasulo
Spanish: Talégalo de las Marianas, Talégalo de Marianas, Telégala de las Marianas
Spanish (Spain): Talégalo de Las Marianas, Talégalo de Marianas
Spanish (HBW): Micronesian Scrubfowl
Estonian: mikroneesia rihukana
Finnish: Mariaanienisojalka
French: Mégapode de La Pérouse, Mégapode des Mariannes
Croatian: mala kokošina
Hungarian: mariana-szigeteki ásótyúk
Italian: Megapodio di Micronesia
Japanese (romaji): marianatsukatsukuri
Japanese: マリアナツカツクリ
Scientific: Megapodius La Pérouse, Megapodius laperouse, Megapodius lapérouse, Megapodius laperouse laperouse
Lithuanian: Mikronezinė didžiakojė višta
Dutch: Marianenboshoen
Norwegian Nynorsk: Dvergomnhøne
Norwegian: Dvergovnhøne
Palauan: Bekai
Polish: nogal mikronezyjski
Portuguese: frango-do-mato-micronésio, Frango-do-mato--micronésio
Portuguese (Portugal): frango-do-mato-micronésio
Russian: Марианская кустарниковая курица, Микронезийская курица, Микронезийский большеног
Slovak: tabon kurí
Serbian: Mikronezijska megapoda
Swedish: mikronesisk storfothöna, mikronesisk storfotshöna, Palaustorfothöna
Turkish: Mikronezya Megapodu
Ukrainian: Великоніг мікронезійський
Chinese: 马利塚雉
Chinese (Traditional): 密克羅尼西亞塚雉

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