Taxon profile


Little Buttonquail
Turnix velox (Gould, 1841)

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

Scientific synonyms

Hemipodius velox Gould, 1841
Turnix leucogaster North, 1895
Turnix velox picturata Mathews, 1912
Turnix velox vinotincta Mathews, 1912

Least Concern LC

Taxon in country check-lists


Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22680599]

Bird Life [] [as Turnix velox (Gould, 1841)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Australian Faunal Directory [5a8b03cd-9636-429c-ace1-29452fd11158]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Turnix velox (Gould, 1841)]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN F. Gill, D. Donsker & P. Rasmussen (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Turnix velox (Gould, 1841)]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 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 velox Gould, 1841]
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 velox (Gould, 1841)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Turnix velox]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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