Taxon profile


Brown Tinamou
Crypturellus obsoletus (Temminck, 1815)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Tinamiformes »  family Tinamidae - tinamous »  genus Crypturellus

Least Concern LC


Crypturellus obsoletus - Brown Tinamou

Author: Jo Kuyken

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Included taxa

Number of records: 9

subspecies Crypturellus obsoletus castaneus (P. L. Sclater, 1858)
subspecies Crypturellus obsoletus cerviniventris (P. L. Sclater & Salvin, 1873)
subspecies Crypturellus obsoletus griseiventris (Salvadori, 1895) - Grey bellied Tinamou
subspecies Crypturellus obsoletus hypochraceus (Miranda-Ribeiro, 1938)
subspecies Crypturellus obsoletus knoxi W. H. Phelps Jr, 1976
subspecies Crypturellus obsoletus obsoletus (Temminck, 1815)
subspecies Crypturellus obsoletus ochraceiventris (Stolzmann, 1926)
subspecies Crypturellus obsoletus punensis (C. Chubb, 1918)
subspecies Crypturellus obsoletus traylori Blake, 1961 - Traylor's Tinamou

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22678176]

Bird Life [] [as Crypturellus obsoletus (Temminck, 1815)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22678176]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Crypturellus obsoletus (Temminck, 1815)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
EN F. Gill, D. Donsker & P. Rasmussen (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Crypturellus obsoletus (Temminck, 1815)]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021
EN Remsen J. V. Jr., Cadena C. D., Jaramillo A., Nores M., Pacheco J. F., Pérez-Emán J., Robbins M. B., Stiles F. G., Stotz D. F. and Zimmer K. J. (2002-2013): Classification of the bird species of South America 17 March 2013 [], American Ornithologists' Union [as Crypturellus obsoletus]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Crypturellus obsoletus Temminck, 1815]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Crypturellus obsoletus (Temminck, 1815)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Crypturellus obsoletus]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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