Taxon profile


Spotted Nothura
Nothura maculosa (Temminck, 1815)

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

Other names

= Tinamou

Least Concern LC


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Included taxa

Number of records: 9

subspecies Nothura maculosa annectens Conover, 1950
subspecies Nothura maculosa cearensis Naumburg, 1932
subspecies Nothura maculosa chacoensis Conover, 1937 - Chaco Nothura
subspecies Nothura maculosa maculosa (Temminck, 1815)
subspecies Nothura maculosa major (Spix, 1825)
subspecies Nothura maculosa nigroguttata Salvadori, 1895
subspecies Nothura maculosa pallida Olrog, 1959
subspecies Nothura maculosa paludivaga Conover, 1950
subspecies Nothura maculosa submontana Conover, 1950

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22678277]

Bird Life [] [as Nothura maculosa (Temminck, 1815)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Nothura maculosa (Temminck, 1815)]
Data retrieved on: 4 December 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 Nothura maculosa]
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 Nothura maculosa 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 Nothura maculosa (Temminck, 1815)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Nothura maculosa]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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