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Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse

Pterocles lichtensteinii Temminck, 1825

The Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse (Pterocles lichtensteinii) is a species of bird in the Pteroclididae family, which is named after Martin Lichtenstein. They are nomadic, mostly nocturnal birds, which drink before dawn and after dusk. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Pteroclidiformes
Family:
  Pteroclidae
Genus:
  Pterocles

Scientific:
  Pterocles lichtensteinii

Citation:
  Temminck, 1825

Reference:
  Pl.Col. livr.60 pl.355; livr.61 pl.361

Protonym:
  Pterocles lichtensteinii

Avibase ID:
  F3715F7BC58BC842

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F3715F7B

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 177053

Geographic range:

  • Pterocles lichtensteinii lichtensteinii: S Israel, Sinai, se Egypt to n Ethiopia, n Somalia and Socotra I.
  • Pterocles lichtensteinii targius: Sahara and Sahel from Morocco and Mauritania to Chad
  • Pterocles lichtensteinii sukensis: southeastern South Sudan, southern Ethiopia and northwestern and central Kenya
  • Pterocles lichtensteinii ingramsi: S Yemen (Hadramaut)
  • Pterocles lichtensteinii arabicus: S Arabia to s Iran, s Afghanistan and Pakistan
English:
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse
Czech:
stepokur pruhovaný
German:
Wellenflughuhn
Danish:
Lichtensteins Sandhøne
Spanish:
Ganga de Lichtenstein
Finnish:
pitsihietakyyhky
French:
Ganga de Lichtenstein
Icelandic:
Gáruspjátra
Italian:
Grandule di Lichtenstein
Japanese:
kurobitaisakei
Japanese:
クロビタイサケイ
Dutch:
Lichtensteins Zandhoen
Norwegian:
Stripesandhøne
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Stripesandhøne
Polish:
stepówka prazkowana
Portuguese:
Cortiçol-pedrês
Russian:
Рябок лихтенштейна
Slovak:
stepiar vlnkovaný
Swedish:
strimmig flyghöna
Ukrainian:
Рябок абісинський
Chinese:
里氏沙鸡


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Ganga de Lichtenstein ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Ganga de Lichtenstein ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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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:
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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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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Pterocles lichtensteinii [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Pterocles lichtensteinii [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Pterocles lichtensteinii [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse ( Pterocles lichtensteinii) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pterocles lichtensteinii [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pterocles lichtensteinii [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Ganga de Lichtenstein
Czech: Stepokur pruhovaný
Danish: Akaciesandhøne, Lichtensteins Sandhøne
German: Wellenflughuhn
English: Abyssinian Sandgrouse, Close-barred Sandgrouse, Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse
English (IOC): Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse
English (Kenya): Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse
Spanish: Ganga de Lichtenstein
Spanish (Spain): Ganga de Lichtenstein
Spanish (HBW): Ganga de Lichtenstein
Estonian: kirjuvuril
Persian: باقرقره راه‌راه, باقرقره (کوکر) راه‌راه
Finnish: Pitsihietakyyhky
French: Ganga de Lichtenstein
Hebrew: קטה הודית, קטה הורית
Hungarian: csíkos pusztaityúk
Icelandic: Gáruspjátra
Italian: Grandule del Lichtenstein, Grandule di Lichtenstein
Japanese: kurobitaisakei
Japanese: クロビタイサケイ
Scientific: Pterocles lichtensteinii, Pterocles lichtensteinii lichtensteinii, Pterocles lictensteinii
Lithuanian: Juostuotoji smiltvištė
Latvian: viļņotā smilšvistiņa
Dutch: Gestreept zandhoen, Lichtensteins zandhoen, Lichtenstein-zandhoen
Norwegian Nynorsk: Stripesandhøne
Norwegian: Stripesandhøne
Polish: stepówka prazkowana, stepówka prążkowana
Portuguese: Cortiçol-pedrês
Portuguese (Portugal): Cortiçol-pedrês
Russian: Рябок Лихтенштейна
Sindhi: ثبٹ ٹَ )ٽ ٽً (َ اٍ اٌٌٍ
Slovak: stepiar vlnkovaný
Slovenian: grahasta stepska kokoška
Serbian: Mala sadža
Swedish: Strimflyghöna, Strimmig flyghöna
Swahili: Firigogo wa Lichtenstein
Turkish: Küçük Bağırtlak
Ukrainian: Рябок абісинський
Chinese: 里氏沙鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 橫斑沙雞

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