Taxon profile


Orange-footed Scrubfowl
Megapodius reinwardt Dumont, 1823

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Galliformes »  family Megapodiidae - megapodes »  genus Megapodius - scrubfowl

Other names

= Orange-footed Scrub Fowl

Least Concern



Included taxa

Number of records: 8

subspecies Megapodius reinwardt aruensis Mayr, 1938 d
subspecies Megapodius reinwardt buruensis Stresemann, 1914
subspecies Megapodius reinwardt castanonotus Mayr, 1938
subspecies Megapodius reinwardt macgillivrayi G. R. Gray, 1862
subspecies Megapodius reinwardt reinwardt Dumont, 1823
subspecies Megapodius reinwardt tenimberensis P.L. Sclater, 1883 - Tanimbar Megapode
subspecies Megapodius reinwardt tumulus Gould, 1842 d
subspecies Megapodius reinwardt yorki Mathews, 1929

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [2b33660c-555a-40e4-a2ac-d1932b0e0380]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Megapodius reinwardt Dumont, 1823]
Data retrieved on: 31 January 2015
EN Bird Life 5.1 [32273]

Bird Life [] [as Megapodius reinwardt Dumont, 1823]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Megapodius reinwardt Dumont, 1823]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Megapodius reinwardt Dumont, 1823]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Megapodius reinwardt]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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d nomen dubium - name of unknown or doubtful application