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Short-legged Ground-Roller

Brachypteracias leptosomus (Lesson, 1833)

The short-legged ground roller is a species of bird in the ground roller family Brachypteraciidae. It is the only living species in the genus Brachypteracias and is endemic to Madagascar. It is threatened by habitat loss. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Brachypteraciidae
Genus:
   Brachypteracias
Scientific:
  Brachypteracias leptosomus


Original description

Citation:
  (Lesson, 1833)

Reference:
  Ill.Zool.[Lesson] textpl.20

Protonym:
  Colaris leptosomus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28723670


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  E86394DA9FD108C7

Avibase ID:
  avibase-E86394DA

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E86394DA


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 554529


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Brachypteracias leptosomus: Dense rainforests of central and ne Madagascar
English:
Short-legged Ground-Roller
Catalan:
Gaig terrestre camacurt
Czech:
kurolec proužkohrdlý
Danish:
Jordellekrage
German:
Bindenerdracke
Spanish:
Carraca terrestre paticorta
Spanish (Spain):
Carraca Terrestre Paticorta
Finnish:
märkämarhi
French:
Brachyptérolle leptosome
Croatian:
pjegava zlatovrana
Hungarian:
szalagos földiszalakóta
Icelandic:
Randahrani
Italian:
Coracia terragnola zampecorte
Japanese (romaji):
jibuppousou
Japanese:
ジブッポウソウ
Lithuanian:
Barzdotasis dirvinis žalvarnis
Dutch:
Gebandeerde Grondscharrelaar
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Tjukknebbmarkråke
Norwegian:
Tykknebbmarkråke
Polish:
ziemnokraska obrożna
Portuguese:
rolieiro-da-terra-elegante
Russian:
Коротконогая земляная ракша
Slovak:
krakľovec obojkový
Serbian:
Kratkonoga modrovrana sa tla
Swedish:
tjocknäbbad markblåkråka
Ukrainian:
Підкіпка коротконога
Chinese:
短腿地三宝鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
短腿地寶鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Brachyptérolle leptosome ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Brachyptérolle leptosome ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 1st edition:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements, version 2021:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 3rd edition:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 4th edition:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 6th edition:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements, version 2015:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements, version 2016:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements, version 2017:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements, version 2018:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Clements, version 2019:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
eBird version 1.50:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
eBird version 1.52:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
eBird version 1.53:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
eBird version 1.54:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
eBird version 1.55:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
eBird version 2015:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
eBird version 2016:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
eBird version 2017:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
eBird version 2018:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
eBird version 2019:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
eBird version 2021:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Short-legged Ground-roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Brachypteracias leptosomus
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Brachypteracias leptosomus
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Brachypteracias leptosomus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Short-legged Ground-Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Short-legged Ground Roller ( Brachypteracias leptosomus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Brachypteracias leptosomus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Brachypteracias leptosomus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Azerbaijani: qısaayaq torpaq rakşisi
Bulgarian: Късокрака земна синявица
Catalan: Gaig terrestre camacurt
Czech: Kurolec krátkonohý, kurolec proužkohrdlý
Danish: Jordellekrage
German: Bindenerdracke
English: Short legged Ground Roller, Short-legged Ground Roller, Short-legged Groundroller, Short-legged Ground-Roller, Short-tailed Ground Roller
English, HBW: Short-legged Ground-roller
English (IOC): Short-legged Ground Roller
English (United States): Short-legged Ground-Roller
Spanish: Carraca Terrestre de Patas Cortas, Carraca terrestre paticorta, Carraca-terrestre Paticorta
Spanish (Spain): Carraca Terrestre Paticorta
Spanish (HBW): Short-legged Ground-Roller
Estonian: vööt-maaraag
Finnish: Märkämarhi
French: Brachyptérolle leptosome, Rollier terrestre leptosome
Croatian: pjegava zlatovrana
Hungarian: szalagos földiszalakóta
Icelandic: Randahrani
Italian: Coracia terragnola zampecorte, Ghiandaia marina terricola zampecorte
Japanese (romaji): jibuppousou
Japanese: ジブッポウソウ
Kirghiz: кыска бут көк карга
Scientific: Brachypteracias leptosomus, Colaris leptosomus
Lithuanian: Barzdotasis dirvinis žalvarnis
Malagasy: Famakiakora, Fandikalalana, Fangadiovy, tsakoko
Dutch: Gebandeerde Grondscharrelaar
Norwegian Nynorsk: Tjukknebbmarkråke
Norwegian: Tykknebbmarkråke
Polish: ziemnokraska obrozna, ziemnokraska obrożna
Portuguese: rolieiro-da-terra-elegante
Portuguese (Portugal): rolieiro-terrestre-de-patas-curtas
Russian: Коротконогая земляная ракша, Коротконогая ракша
Slovak: krakľovec obojkový
Slovenian: zemljovranka
Serbian: Kratkonoga modrovrana sa tla
Swedish: Tjocknäbbad markblåkråka
Turkish: Yerkuzgunu
Ukrainian: Підкіпка коротконога
Chinese: 短腿地三宝鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 短腿地寶鳥

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