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Swainson's Spurfowl
Pternistis swainsonii (Smith, A, 1836)
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Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Phasianidae
Genus:
  Pternistis

Scientific:
  Pternistis swainsonii

Citation:
  (Smith, A, 1836)

Reference:
  Rep.Exped.Centr.Afr. p.54

Protonym:
  Perdix Swainsonii

Avibase ID:
  721FFBD492FCF12F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/721FFBD4

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176000

Geographic range:

  • Pternistis swainsonii swainsonii: SE Angola to n Namibia, s Botswana and ne South Africa
  • Pternistis swainsonii lundazi: N and w Zimbabwe to s Mozambique
Source: Clements checklist

Saozneg - RU:
  Swainson's Spurfowl
Tchekeg:
  frankolín Swainsonův
Alamaneg:
  Swainsonfrankolin
daneg:
  Gråbrun Sporehøne
Spagnoleg:
  Francolín de Swainson
Finneg:
  kosteikkofrankoliini
Galleg:
  Francolin de Swainson
Italianeg:
  Francolino di Swainson
Japaneg:
  kuroashiakanodoshako
japaneg:
  クロアシアカノドシャコ
Nederlandeg:
  Swainsons Frankolijn
Norvegeg:
  Svartbeinfrankolin
Poloneg:
  frankolin brunatny
Portugaleg:
  Francolim de Swainson
Rusianeg:
  Свенсонов турач
Sloveg:
  frankolínec Swainsonov
Svedeg:
  swainsonfrankolin
Sinaeg:
  斯氏鹧鸪


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Bosveldfisant
Katalaneg: Francolí de Swainson
Tchekeg: Frankolín Swainsonuv, frankolín Swainsonův
daneg: Gråbrun Sporehøne
Alamaneg: Swainsonfrankolin, Swainson-Frankolin
Saozneg - RU: Swainson's Francolin, Swainson's Spurfowl
English (IOC): Swainson's Spurfowl
Spagnoleg: Francolín de Swainson
Spanish (Spain): Francolín de Swainson
Spanish (HBW): Swainson's Francolin
Estoneg: lammifrankoliin (lammi-frankoliinkana)
Finneg: Kosteikkofrankoliini
Galleg: Francolin à gorge nue, Francolin de Swainson
Hungareg: Swainson-frankolin
Italianeg: Francolino di swainson
Japaneg: kuroashiakanodoshako
japaneg: クロアシアカノドシャコ
latin: Francolinus swainsonii, Francolinus swainsonii swainsonii, Perdix swainsoni, Perdix Swainsonii, Pternistis swainsonii
lituaneg: Sveinsono frankolinas
Nederlandeg: Swainson-frankolijn, Swainsons Frankolijn
Norvegeg: Svartbeinfrankolin
Norvegeg: Svartbeinfrankolin
Poloneg: frankolin brunatny, szponiastonóg brunatny
Portugaleg: Francolim de Swainson, Francolim-de-swainson
Rusianeg: Свенсонов турач
Sloveg: Frankolín Swainsonov, frankolínec Swainsonov
Shona: Gwari
Siswati: Intsendzele
Sesotho: Khoale
Svedeg: swainsonfrankolin, Swainsons frankolin
Setswana: Kgwalê
Tsonga: Nghwari ya xidhaka
Ukrainiek: Турач чорноногий
Sinaeg: 斯氏鹧鸪
Chinese (Traditional): 史文森氏鷓鴣

 

         

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