Taxon profile


Spotted Buttonquail
Turnix ocellatus (Scopoli, 1786)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Charadriiformes »  family Turnicidae - buttonquail »  genus Turnix

Scientific synonyms

Turnix ocellata (Scopoli, 1786)

Least Concern LC

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Turnix ocellatus benguetensis Parkes, 1968
subspecies Turnix ocellatus ocellatus (Scopoli, 1786)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22680542]

Bird Life [] [as Turnix ocellatus (Scopoli, 1786)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Turnix ocellatus (Scopoli, 1786)]
Data retrieved on: 4 December 2021
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 Turnix ocellatus Scopoli, 1786]
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 Turnix ocellata (Scopoli, 1786)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Turnix ocellatus]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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