Taxon profile


White-quilled Bustard
Eupodotis afraoides (Smith, 1831)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Otidiformes »  family Otididae - bustards »  genus Eupodotis

Scientific synonyms

Afrotis afraoides (A. Smith, 1831)

Least Concern


juvenile animal

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Eupodotis afraoides afraoides (Smith, 1831)
subspecies Eupodotis afraoides damarensis (Roberts, 1926)
subspecies Eupodotis afraoides etoschae (Grote, 1922)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22691970]

Bird Life [] [as Afrotis afraoides (Smith, 1831)]
Data retrieved on: 3 December 2018
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [53731]

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 Afrotis afraoides A. Smith, 1831]
Data retrieved on: 3 December 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Afrotis afraoides (Smith, A, 1831)]
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 Afrotis afraoides (Smith, 1831)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Eupodotis afraoides]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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