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Small or Red-backed Buttonquail

Turnix [sylvaticus or maculosus] (= Turnix sylvaticus) (Desfontaines, RL 1789)




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Classification
Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Turnicidae
Genus:
   Turnix
Scientific:
  Turnix sylvaticus


Original description

Citation:
  (Desfontaines, RL 1789)

Reference:
   Hist. Acad. R. Sci. Paris Mém. Math. Phys. (1787) p.500 pl.13

Protonym:
  Tetrao sylvaticus


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  E8906B2DDEE62E6B

Avibase ID:
  avibase-E8906B2D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E8906B2D


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 678962

Geographic range:

  • Turnix sylvaticus sylvaticus: S Iberian Peninsula, n Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia
  • Turnix sylvaticus lepurana: Africa south of the Sahara and extreme s Arabian Peninsula
  • Turnix sylvaticus dussumier: Extreme e Iran to India and Myanmar
  • Turnix sylvaticus davidi: Peninsular Thailand to s China, n Indochina and Taiwan
  • Turnix sylvaticus bartelsorum: Java and Bali
  • Turnix sylvaticus whiteheadi: Luzon I. (n Philippines)
  • Turnix sylvaticus nigrorum: Negros I. (Philippines)
  • Turnix sylvaticus celestinoi: S Philippines (Bohol and Mindanao)
  • Turnix sylvaticus suluensis: Sulu Archipelago
  • Turnix maculosus maculosus: Lesser Sundas (Rote, Semau, Timor, Wetar, Moa and Kisar)
  • Turnix maculosus beccarii: Sulawesi, Muna and Tomia I. (Tukangbesi Islands)
  • Turnix maculosus kinneari: Peleng I. (Banggai Islands off e Sulawesi)
  • Turnix maculosus obiensis: Obi I., Kai Kecil I. (Kai Islands) and Babar I.
  • Turnix maculosus sumbanus: Sumba I. (Lesser Sundas)
  • Turnix maculosus floresianus: Lesser Sundas (Sumbawa, Komodo, Padar, Flores and Alor)
  • Turnix maculosus savuensis: Sawu I. (Lesser Sundas)
  • Turnix maculosus saturatus: Bismarck Archipelago (New Britain and Duke of York)
  • Turnix maculosus furvus: Huon Peninsula (ne New Guinea)
  • Turnix maculosus giluwensis: E-central New Guinea
  • Turnix maculosus horsbrughi: S New Guinea
  • Turnix maculosus mayri: Louisiade Archipelago
  • Turnix maculosus salomonis: Guadalcanal I. (Solomon Islands)
  • Turnix maculosus melanotus: N and e Australia
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English:
Small or Red-backed Buttonquail
French:
Turnix d'Andalousie ou T. moucheté


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Small or Red-backed Buttonquail ( Turnix [sylvaticus or maculosus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Small or Red-backed Buttonquail ( Turnix [sylvaticus or maculosus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Small or Red-backed Buttonquail ( Turnix [sylvaticus or maculosus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Small or Red-backed Buttonquail ( Turnix [sylvaticus or maculosus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Small or Red-backed Buttonquail ( Turnix [sylvaticus or maculosus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Small or Red-backed Buttonquail ( Turnix [sylvaticus or maculosus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Small or Red-backed Buttonquail ( Turnix [sylvaticus or maculosus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Small or Red-backed Buttonquail ( Turnix [sylvaticus or maculosus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Small or Red-backed Buttonquail ( Turnix [sylvaticus or maculosus])
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Little Button-quail ( Turnix sylvatica) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Turnix sylvatica [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Turnix sylvatica [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Turnix sylvatica [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Afrikaans: Bosveldkwarteltjie
Bengali: ছোট নাটাবটের
Catalan: Guatlla andalusa
Catalan (Balears): Guàtlera andalusa.
Czech: Perepel evropský
Danish: Løbehøne
German: Laufhühnchen
English: Andalucian Hemipode, Little Button-quail, Small Buttonquail, Small or Red-backed Buttonquail
Esperanto: Turnico
Spanish: Torillo, Torillo Andaluz
Estonian: vuttledik
Basque: Guatlla andalusa
Finnish: Viiriäispyyjuoksija
French: Turnix d'Andalousie, Turnix d'Andalousie ou T. moucheté
Galician: Tourón
Hebrew: טורניקס
Hungarian: guvatfürj
Indonesian: Gemak Tegalan, Sonta
Icelandic: Tindilfætla
Italian: Quaglia tridattila
Japanese (romaji): himemifuuzura
Japanese: ヒメミフウズラ
Japanese (Kanji): 姫三斑鶉
Scientific: Tetrao sylvaticus, Turnix [sylvaticus or maculosus], Turnix sylvatica, Turnix sylvaticus, Turnix sylvaticus sylvaticus
Lithuanian: Miškinė vištelė
Malay: Burung Puyuh Kecil
Nepali: सानो गट्टेबट्टाई
Dutch: Gestreepte Vechtkwartel
Norwegian: Springvaktel
Polish: przepiórnik (zwyczajny), przepiórnik zwyczajny
Pinyin: lín sān-zhǐ-chún
Portuguese: toirão, Turnix sylvatica, Turnix-sylvatica
Russian: Малая трехперстка
Slovak: prepeľovec krovinový
Slovenian: tekacica, tekacice
Shona: Huta
Sotho, Southern: Mabuaneng
Swedish: Springhöna
Swahili: Kipururu
Tamil: Kurung Kaadai
Thai: นกคุ่มอืดเล็ก, หกคุ่มอืดเล็ก
Thai (Transliteration): nók kʰûm èuut lék
Tswana: Lephurrwane
Turkish: bıldırcın yelvesi, bıldırcınyelvesi
Tsonga: Xitsatsana
Ukrainian: Триперстка африканська
Vietnamese: Cun cút nhỏ
Xhosa: Ingolwane
Chinese: 林三趾鹑
Chinese (Traditional): 林三趾鶉
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 林三趾鶉
Chinese (Taiwan): 林三趾鹑
Zulu: uNgoqo

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