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Cape Francolin

Pternistis capensis (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

The Cape Spurfowl, or Cape Francolin, Pternistis capensis is a gamebird in the pheasant family Phasianidae. This francolin is endemic to the southwestern Cape of South Africa. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Galliformes
Family:
  Phasianidae
Genus:
  Pternistis

Scientific:
  Pternistis capensis

Citation:
  (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. 1 pt2 p.759

Protonym:
  Tetrao capensis

Avibase ID:
  6405CD29671B80EA

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/6405CD29

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175968

Geographic range:

  • Pternistis capensis: South Africa (riverine scrub of s and w Cape Province)
English:
Cape Francolin
Czech:
frankolín kapský
German:
Kapfrankolin
Danish:
Kapfrankolin
Spanish:
Francolín de El Cabo
Finnish:
kapinfrankoliini
French:
Francolin criard
Italian:
Francolino del Capo
Japanese:
ke-pukijishako
Japanese:
ケープキジシャコ
Dutch:
Kaapse Frankolijn
Norwegian:
Kappfrankolin
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kappfrankolin
Polish:
frankolin przyladkowy
Portuguese:
Francolim do Cabo
Russian:
Капский турач
Slovak:
frankolínec pobrežný
Swedish:
kapfrankolin
Ukrainian:
Турач капський
Chinese:
南非鹧鸪


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Francolin criard ( Francolinus capensis)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Francolin criard ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 1st edition:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 3rd edition:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 4th edition:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 6th edition:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Clements, version 2015:
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Clements, version 2016:
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Clements, version 2017:
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Clements, version 2018:
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Clements, version 2019:
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
eBird version 1.50:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
eBird version 1.52:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
eBird version 1.53:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
eBird version 1.54:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
eBird version 1.55:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
eBird version 2015:
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
eBird version 2016:
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
eBird version 2017:
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
eBird version 2018:
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
eBird version 2019:
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Cape Spurfowl ( Pternistis capensis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Cape Spurfowl ( Pternistis capensis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Cape Spurfowl ( Pternistis capensis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Cape Spurfowl ( Pternistis capensis)
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:
Cape Spurfowl ( Pternistis capensis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Cape Spurfowl ( Pternistis capensis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Cape Spurfowl ( Pternistis capensis)
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:
Cape Spurfowl ( Pternistis capensis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Cape Spurfowl ( Pternistis capensis)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
James Lee Peters:
Francolinus capensis
James Lee Peters (original):
Francolinus capensis
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Francolinus capensis
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Cape Francolin ( Francolinus capensis)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Cape Francolin ( Pternistis capensis)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pternistis capensis
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pternistis capensis

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Kaapse Fisant
Catalan: Francolí del Cap
Czech: Frankolín kapský
Danish: Kapfrankolin
German: Kapfrankolin
English: Cape Francolin, Cape Pheasant, Cape Spurfowl
English (IOC): Cape Spurfowl
English (South Africa): Cape Spurfowl
Spanish: Francolín de El Cabo
Spanish (Spain): Francolín del Cabo
Spanish (HBW): Cape Francolin
Estonian: kapi frankoliin (kapi-frankoliinkana)
Finnish: Kapinfrankoliini
French: Francolin criard, Francolin du Cap
Hungarian: fokföldi frankolin
Italian: Francolino del Capo
Japanese: keapukijishako, keipukijishako, ke-pukijishako
Japanese: ケアプキジシャコ, ケイプキジシャコ, ケープキジシャコ
Scientific: Francolinus capensis, Pternistis capensis, Tetrao capensis
Lithuanian: Kapinis frankolinas
Dutch: Kaapse Frankolijn
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kappfrankolin
Norwegian: Kappfrankolin
Polish: frankolin przyladkowy, frankolin przylądkowy, szponiastonóg przylądkowy
Portuguese: Francolim do Cabo, Francolim-do-cabo
Russian: Капский Турач
Slovak: frankolínec pobrežný
Serbian: Kapski frankolin
Swedish: Kapfrankolin
Ukrainian: Турач капський
Chinese: 南非鹧鸪
Chinese (Traditional): 南非鷓鴣

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