Taxon profile


Spix's Guan
Penelope jacquacu Spix, 1825

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Galliformes »  family Cracidae - chachalacas, curassows and guans »  genus Penelope

Least Concern

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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Penelope jacquacu granti Berlepsch, 1908
subspecies Penelope jacquacu jacquacu Spix, 1825
subspecies Penelope jacquacu orienticola Todd, 1932
subspecies Penelope jacquacu speciosa Todd, 1915

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [82]

Bird Life [] [as Penelope jacquacu Spix, 1825]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
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 Penelope jacquacu]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Penelope jacquacu von Spix, 1825]
Data retrieved on: 17 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Penelope jacquacu Spix, 1825]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Penelope jacquacu]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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