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Swinhoe's Rail

Coturnicops exquisitus (Swinhoe, 1873)

The Swinhoe's Rail (Coturnicops exquisitus) is a species of bird in the Rallidae family. It is found in China, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, and Russia. Its natural habitats are swamps, freshwater lakes, freshwater marshes, and arable land. It is the world's smallest rail at 13 cm (5.2 in) and 24.5 grams. It is threatened by habitat loss. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Gruiformes
Family:
  Rallidae
Genus:
  Coturnicops

Scientific:
  Coturnicops exquisitus

Citation:
  (Swinhoe, 1873)

Reference:
  Ann.Mag.Nat.Hist.(4) 12 p.376

Protonym:
  Porzana exquisita

Avibase ID:
  D312C873048D2390

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/D312C873

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 559551


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Coturnicops exquisitus: Siberia and n Manchuria; winters to s China and Ryukyu Is.
English:
Swinhoe's Rail
Czech:
chřástal bělobřichý
German:
Mandschurenralle
Danish:
Vagtelrikse
Spanish:
Polluela Exquisita
Finnish:
aasianrääkkiäinen
French:
Râle de Swinhoe
Icelandic:
Gulrella
Italian:
Rallo di Swinhoe
Japanese:
shimakuina
Japanese:
シマクイナ
Dutch:
Swinhoes Ral
Norwegian:
Mandarinrikse
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Mandarinrikse
Polish:
rudokurka syberyjska
Portuguese:
Pinto-d'água-pequeno
Russian:
Белокрылый погоныш
Slovak:
chriašteľ bielokrídly
Swedish:
Swinhoes rall
Ukrainian:
Погонич-пігмей усурійський
Chinese:
花田鸡


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Râle de Swinhoe ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Râle de Swinhoe ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Button Crake ( Coturnicops exquisita) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Button Crake ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Coturnicops noveboracensis exquisitus
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Button Crake ( Coturnicops exquisita) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Swinhoe's Crake ( Coturnicops exquisitus)
James Lee Peters:
Coturnicops exquisita [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Coturnicops exquisita [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Coturnicops exquisita [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Swinhoe's Rail ( Coturnicops exquisitus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Coturnicops exquisitus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Coturnicops exquisitus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Coturnicops [noveboracensis or exquisitus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Rasclet de Swinhoe
Czech: chřástal bělobřichý
Danish: Vagtelrikse
German: Gelbralle, Mandschurenralle, Mandschurensumpfhuhn
English: Asian Yellow Rail, Button Crake, Chinese yellow crake, Siberian Rail, Swinhoe's Crake, Swinhoe's Rail, Swinhoe's Yellow Crake, Swinhoe's Yellow Rail
English (IOC): Swinhoe's Rail
Spanish: Burrito Exquisito, Polluela Exquisita
Spanish (Spain): Polluela Exquisita
Spanish (HBW): Swinhoe's Rail
Estonian: väike-vuttruik
Finnish: aasianrääkkiäinen, Kiinankultarääkkiäinen
French: Porzane de Swinhoe, Râle de Swinhoe, Râle mandchou
Hungarian: mandzsuríai vízicsibe
Icelandic: Gulrella
Italian: Rallo di Swinhoe
Japanese: shima kuina, Shimakuina, Shima-kuina
Japanese: シマクィナ, シマクイナ
Japanese (Kanji): 縞水鶏, 縞秧鶏
Korean: 알락뜸부기
Korean (Transliteration): allak-tteumbugi
Scientific: Coturnicops exquisita, Coturnicops exquisitus, Coturnicops noveboracensis exquisitus, Porzana exquisita
Lithuanian: mandžiūrinė geltonoji vištelė, Mandžiūrinė putpelinė vištelė
Latvian: Svinhū ormanītis
Mongolian: Бичилхэн түнжгэр, Бичилхэн түнжүүр
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠪᠢᠴᠢᠯᠬᠡᠨ ᠲᠦᠨᠵᠢᠭᠡᠷ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠪᠢᠴᠢᠯᠬᠡᠨ ᠲᠦᠨᠵᠢᠭᠦᠷ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): Цагаан далавчит ханчир
Mongolian (Transliteration): bichilkheŋ tüŋjger, bichilkheŋ tüŋjüür, tsag aaŋ dalavchit khanchir
Dutch: Mandsjoerijse Ral, Swinhoes Ral, Swinhoe's Ral
Norwegian Nynorsk: Mandarinrikse
Norwegian: Mandarinrikse
Polish: rudokurka syberyjska
Pinyin: huā tián-jī, xiǎo-chì tián-jī
Portuguese: Pinto-d'água-pequeno
Russian: Белокрылый погоныш, Погоныш белокрылый
Slovak: chriašteľ bielokrídly
Swedish: Asiatisk gulrall, Swinhoes rall
Ukrainian: Погонич-пігмей усурійський
Chinese: 小翅田鸡, 花田鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 史溫侯秧雞〔花田雞〕, 小翅田雞, 花田雞

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